Places in Western Theater

Adairsville
The Battle of Adairsville was an encounter between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The engagement took place in Bartow County, Georgia, near the town of Adairsville, on May 17, 1864. Explore this place »
Atlanta
The Battle of Atlanta was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General John B. Hood during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Fulton County, near Atlanta, Georgia, on July 22, 1864. Explore this place »
Battle of Resaca
The Battle of Resaca was the second encounter between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign. The engagement took place in Gordon and Whitfield counties, Georgia, near the town of Resaca, from May 13 through May 15, 1864. Explore this place »
Dallas
The Battle of Dallas was a series of encounters between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The engagements took place in Paulding County, Georgia, in and around Dallas, from May 26 - June 4, 1864. Explore this place »
Dalton
The Second Battle of Dalton was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General George B. Steedman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph Wheeler during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Whitfield County, in and near Dalton, Georgia, on August 14-15, 1864. Explore this place »
Ezra Church
The Battle of Ezra Church was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General Oliver O. Howard and Confederate forces commanded by General John B. Hood during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Fulton County, near Atlanta, Georgia, on July 28, 1864. Explore this place »
Jonesborough
The Battle of Jonesborough (also called the Battle of Jonesboro) was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General John B. Hood during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Clayton County, near the town of Jonesborough, Georgia, from August 31-September 1, 1864. Explore this place »
Kennesaw Mountain
The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Cobb County, near Marietta, Georgia, on June 27, 1864. Explore this place »
Kolb's Farm
The Battle of Kolb's Farm was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Cobb County, around Marietta, Georgia, on June 22, 1864. Explore this place »
Lovejoy's Station
The Battle of Lovejoy's Station was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Brigadier General Judson Kilpatrick and Confederate forces commanded by Major General Patrick Cleburne during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Clayton County, Georgia at Lovejoy's Station, on the Macon and Western Railroad, on August 20, 1864. Explore this place »
Marietta
The Marietta Operations was a series of engagements between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounters took place in Cobb County, around Marietta, Georgia, from June 9 - July 3, 1864. Explore this place »
New Hope Church
The Battle of New Hope Church was an encounter between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The engagement took place in Paulding County, Georgia on May 25-26, 1864. Explore this place »
Peachtree Creek
The Battle of Peachtree Creek was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General George H. Thomas and Confederate forces commanded by General John B. Hood during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Fulton County, on the outskirts of Atlanta, Georgia, on July 20, 1864. Explore this place »
Pickett’s Mill
The Battle of Pickett’s Mill was an encounter between Union forces commanded by Major General William T. Sherman and Confederate forces commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The engagement took place in Paulding County, Georgia, on May 27, 1864. Explore this place »
Utoy Creek
The Battle of Utoy Creek was a military engagement between Union forces commanded by Major General John M. Schofield and Confederate forces commanded by General John B. Hood during the Atlanta Campaign of the American Civil War. The encounter took place in Fulton County, southwest of Atlanta, Georgia, on August 5-7, 1864. Explore this place »

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