Battle of Resaca historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Battle of Resaca historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Whitfield County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Whitfield County, 34.8056116, -84.9672206
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: private side road S. from E. Nance Spring Rd, .4 mi. E. of U.S. 41
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF RESACA. May 15,1864. The 23d A.C [USA] was shifted from Camp Cr., 1.5 mi. W., to this vicinity where it extended the left of Sherman's line [USA] to the Conasauga River. Hovey's (1st) div. supported Williams' (1st) div., 20th A.C. [USA], between the Scales house and R.R., during Stewart's [CSA] 2d attack. May 16. Johnston's forces [CSA] evacuated his position and withdrew S. followed by 4th and 14th A.C. [USA]. The 20th, and 1st and 2d divs., 23dA.C. [USA] moved S.E. to the Coosawatte River; Cox's (3d) div. [USA] moved N. to Hogan's Ford, Conasauga R. near Tilton and via Holley to Field's Mill, Coosawatte R. 155-4 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1986"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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