Examples from the Web for sherman
In early August Sherman brought in siege guns and vowed to leave Atlanta “a used-up community by the time we are done with it.”
General Sherman even returned there as a happy tourist 15 years after his previous uninvited visit.
What is there to prevent Sherman taking General Lee in the rear?
When Sherman reached those earthworks, he thought them the most impregnable he had ever seen.
Sherman Washington programmed gospel music at the festival from 1972 until shortly before his death in 2011.The Cradle of Jazz, Blues and Gospel Endlessly Rocking|Jason Berry|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From May 11th to May 18th Sherman's men had literally lived upon the country.Life of Wm. Tecumseh Sherman.|W. Fletcher Johnson
His face was the palest, softest looking face Sherman had ever seen.The Happy Man|Gerald Wilburn Page
Sherman had lines of communication over which he could bring to his army 130 carloads of provisions each day.The History of the Confederate War, Its Causes and Its Conduct, Volume II (of 2)|George Cary Eggleston
No ma'm, I nebber seed Sherman but I seed some of his soldiers.
On the path toward the sea, swinging out like huntsmen, the columns of Sherman wind toward Atlanta.The Little Lady of Lagunitas|Richard Henry Savage
British Dictionary definitions for sherman
Word Origin and History for sherman
type of U.S. medium tank used in World War II, 1942, named for U.S. Civil War Gen. William T. Sherman (1820-1891). The surname is from Old English scearra "shears" + mann "man;" hence "shearer of woolen garments."