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My name is  James Richardson and I am a soldier for the Union army. We are currently at Sherman's March. The Union is in Atlanta, Georgia to give the South a sweet surprise. The Union soldiers and I went to the south wanting them to feel powerless and weak so we took one of their few port cities. Atlanta was one of their few port cities so by destroying could give us a big boost in the war. Throughout the war Sherman's March the south had many casualties, so many that you couldn't even clean it up , but we still won. We occupied their city for almost a day when the confederates withdrew. We later marched through pride after destroying one of the most important cites in the Confederate States of America.

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