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View of Atlanta from Kennesaw MountainOn this mountain 30 miles northwest of Atlanta, Union Maj. General William Tecumseh Sherman’s full frontal assault against General Joseph Eggleston Johnston’s Army of Tennessee led to tactical defeat, but strategic victory, as the Confederates retreated to the city following the battle.Battle of Kennesaw MountainJune 27, 1864Cobb County, GeorgiaDecember 28, 2012  1:48 – 1:49 pm

View of Atlanta from Kennesaw Mountain 

On this mountain 30 miles northwest of Atlanta, Union Maj. General William Tecumseh Sherman’s full frontal assault against General Joseph Eggleston Johnston’s Army of Tennessee led to tactical defeat, but strategic victory, as the Confederates retreated to the city following the battle. 

Battle of Kennesaw Mountain 

June 27, 1864 

Cobb County, Georgia 

December 28, 2012 1:48 – 1:49 pm