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Main Western Theater Of The American Civil War - Theater of Operations
... The Western Theater was an area defined by both geography and the sequence of campaigning ... It excluded operations against the Gulf Coast and the Eastern Seaboard, but as the war progressed and William Tecumseh Sherman's Union armies moved southeast from Chattanooga, Tennessee, in ... For operations west of the Mississippi River see Trans-Mississippi Theater of the American Civil War ...

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