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 Posted: Mon Dec 31st, 2012 11:06 pm
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Johan Steele
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HankC wrote: Insecurity wrote: Yet another vote for Army of the Tennessee, under grant. The record they hold as a fighting army is amazing, and would be difficult to top even now.


second this.


The AotT campaigned from

Fort Donelson to

Shiloh to

Vicksburg to

Chattanooga to

Atlanta to

Savannah, through the

Carolinas to



matchless in terms of shoe leather, campaigns, states and miles.


it is a soldier's army, under Grant, Sherman, McPherson, Howard and Logan...

To quote one author: Nothing But Victory, a term that applies to the US AoT rather well IMO.

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