I love helping others throughout illustrations, diagrams, and annotated pictorials!
Hence, posting what may look like a trivial info to some, does not mean I don't have the answer, rather it is for assisting in presenting a better explanation(s) to those who are lesser in know-how!
If damage is your focus I'd recommend changing your attack loadout to one that boost WW damage.
Since CA devs introduced the loadout slots, I made sure that most of my preferred Warrior sets were pre-set
example (1st 5 preset loadouts)
1st nicked it [Start]: for first click with "max leadership" as per first click in any battle (start means starting the GB!) its alliance general is [Grombeard max leadership + Annika max piercing + Meekha confidence