Three long years have passed since the firing upon Fort Sumter and both sides were growing tired of the war. General Grant, the newly appointed Supreme Commander of the Union Army, developed a plan that he hoped would bring a successful end to the War. Part of that plan was to send General Sherman's Army into Georgia to destroy General Joseph Johnston's Confederate Army as well as his supply operations.
Rocky Face Ridge - May 8-9, 1864
Resaca - May 14, 1864
New Hope Church - May 25, 1864
Pickett's Mill - May 27, 1864
Dallas - May 28, 1864
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