1863

Skirmishes at Morris’s Ford and Rock Creek Ford on the Elk River; other skirmishes at Pelham and Estill Springs.

1864

As Sherman prepares to flank the Confederate lines, Johnston moves his men out of their entrenchments and blocks the Union advance at Smyrna. Sherman’s advantage in terms of manpower and supplies will eventually allow him to prevail, but for now Johnston holds the line.

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