Quotes by William Tecumseh Sherman

About William Tecumseh Sherman:


William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861–65), for which he received recognition for his outstanding command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the "scorched earth" policies that he implemented in conducting total war against the Confederate States.

Author Bio


  • NameWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
  • DescriptionAmerican General, businessman, educator, and author.
  • BornFebruary 8, 1820
  • DiedFebruary 14, 1891
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionOfficer
  • AwardsGeorge Polk Award