Sheridan,Philip Henry

Sheridan,Philip Henry
Sher·i·dan (shĕrʹĭ-dn), Philip Henry. 1831-1888.
American Union general. Active in the Chattanooga (1863) and Wilderness (1864) campaigns, he routed Confederate forces at the Battle of Five Forks (1865).

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