General Sherman

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Display Name: 
General Sherman
Sort Name: 
Sherman, William T.
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Middle Class
Rank: 
Peripheral
Vitality: 
Alive
Occupation: 
Armed Forces
Specific Job: 
Union General
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, August 2, 1820
Origin: 
Ohio
Real?: 
Yes
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Biography: 

During the Civil War, Sherman served as a General in the Union army. In February, 1864, he passed through Meridian and Jackson, Mississippi. This is when Faulkner places him as passing through Sutpen's plantation. Sherman's fiery march through the South led to the South's defeat.

Ontological Status: 
Historical/Real
Individual or Group: 
Individual
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