Battle of Resaca May 14, 1864 historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Battle of Resaca May 14, 1864 historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Gordon County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Gordon County, 34.503359, -84.8757529
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Chitwood Rd. .3 mile east of U.S. 41
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF RESACA May 14, 1864. A portion of Hood's A. C., [CSA] thrust forward to hold ridge in fork of cr. was driven back to hills this side of the valley & N. of the road. Cox's ( 3d ) Div., 23d A. C. [USA] having taken the ridge in creek-fork, was relieved by 4th A. C., which with 20th A. C. troops, [USA] moved E. seizing the area between the creek & the state R.R. near the Conasauga River. This movement completed the federal alignment parallel to the Confederate line N. & W. Resaca. 064-6 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1952"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca-may-14-18641
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca-may-14-18641
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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