Peach Tree Creek

Peach Tree Creek:

see Atlanta campaignAtlanta campaign,
May–Sept., 1864, of the U.S. Civil War. In the spring of 1864, Gen. W. T. Sherman concentrated the Union armies of G. H. Thomas, J. B. McPherson, and J. M. Schofield around Chattanooga.
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The Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Sortie, 20 July 1864
Confederate General John Bell Hood led the July 1864 Battle of Peach Tree Creek, near Atlanta, Georgia.
The Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Sortie, 20 July 1864 is an exhaustive analysis of the point in the American Civil War when the tide of battle shifted strongly against the South.