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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...Fort Gordon published by Fort Gordon's command historian office. The camp was named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/fort-gordon
Why didn't Gen. William T. Sherman burn Augusta on March to Sea?

For many years after the war, Augustans wondered why Gen. William T. Sherman had ignored Augusta on his famous March to the Sea.Some speculated Sherman feared Augusta's defenses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/why-didnt-gen-william-t-sherm
'Devil' or fiery peacemaker: 5 questions and answers about Sherman's March, 150 years later

A turning point in the Civil War came 150 years ago this week, when Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman left the smoking ruins of Atlanta and launched his scorching March to the Sea. Here are some questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/devil-or-fiery-peacemaker-5-q
Pardon Our Mess: Intersection of Aumond Road and Wheeler Road

...apparently because a vehicle crashed into it. The crumbled material remains in front of a sign honoring the birthplace of Gen. Joseph Wheeler.WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: The person who caused the damageACTION PROMISED: Hameed Malik, the assistant director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-16/pardon-our-mess-intersection
Marker will tell story of Sherman's march to sea

...small ceremony on the grounds of the Carter Presidential Library, a quiet, tree-studded sanctuary that was the site of Union Gen. William T. Sherman's departure from Atlanta along a nearby road.Sherman had seized that city after a series of summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-11/marker-will-tell-story-sherma
WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'

...WWII military and intelligence history, had met Monteleone 15 years ago while researching a book on the OSS, which was led by Gen. William "Wild Bill" Donovan, a Buffalo-born Wall Street lawyer. For the Maritime Unit, Donovan's OSS recruiters sought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-13/wwii-book-details-story-first-seals
Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...I wish Deke was even closer now 'cause I can't get away from Hap. He eats all the time." TRAVELING MAN: Retired Brig. Gen. Jeff Foley, a former commanding general at Fort Gordon, said, "When I first came to Fort Gordon about seven years ago as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-15/augusta-officia
Civil War Symposium ready to get underway

...Memory, based on her latest book..On Saturday at the history museum, Dr. Russell Brown will speak on the role of Augusta Gen. William H.T. Walker during the Atlanta Campaign. Dr. Carolyn Newton Curry will discuss the life of Civil War era diarist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-05/civil-war-symposium-ready-get
Veterans Day events

...honor all who have served and are serving in uniform; Maj. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty, commanding general, U.S. Army Cyber...Wars and Augusta-CSRA Veterans Activities Committee; Maj. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty, commanding general, U.S. Army Cyber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/veterans-day-events
South Carolina voters to consider 2 constitutional questions on Tuesday's ballot

...Emergency Management Division.The current adjutant general, Maj. Gen. Bob Livingston, backs the change, as does Gov. Nikki Haley...Guard members in combat in Afghan istan, and worked under Army Gen. David Petraeus at U.S. Central Command.The chairmen of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-03/south-carolina-voters-conside