Civil War Series
2:10 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

A Union Defeat

In part 141 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson describes the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia on June 27, 1864. General William T. Sherman lost almost 3000 casualties compared to almost 500 for the Confederates.

Illustration of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
Credit fineartamerica.com

Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia on June 27, 1864