Bentonville: The Final Battle Of Sherman And Johnston

14 July 2020 | By Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes Jr. | Filed in: carolinas campaign.

The battle of Bentonville, the only major Civil War battle fought in North Carolina, was the Confederacy s last attempt to stop the devastating march of William Tecumseh Sherman s army north through the Carolinas Despite their numerical disadvantage, General Joseph E Johnston s Confederate forces

Last Stand in the Carolinas: The Battle of Bentonville

14 July 2020 | By Mark L. Bradley | Filed in: carolinas campaign.

The Battle of Bentonville, in which Gen Joseph E Johnston s Confederates launched a massive assault against one wing of Gen William T Sherman s Federal army, was the military climax of the long overlooked but critical Carolinas Campaign It was also the Southern Confederacy s final hurrah Never