Calendar
Jan January
Feb February
Mar March
Apr April
May May
Jun June
Jul July
Aug August
Sep September
Oct October
Nov November
Dec December

This Day in Georgia Civil War History

September 24, 1862

Sherman Showed Ruthlessness in Tennessee

In a show of ruthlessness to be seen later in Georgia, William T. Sherman ordered the destruction by fire of every house in Randolph, TN in retaliation for Confederate fire upon a supply steamboat.