shock troops :
- n soldiers who are specially trained and armed to lead an assault
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- Cayce park to go from mammoths to the Civil War
It was a Sunday morning, Feb. 5, 1865, and 15,000 Union soldiers – only a part Gen. William T. Sherman’s shock troops, veterans of Vicksburg, Chattanooga, Atlanta and the March to the Sea – rolled up the Old State Road toward Cayce like a raging blue flood.
July 30, 2013 - The State