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--Gordon County
Location:
United States, Georgia, Gordon County, 34.503359, -84.8757529
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Chitwood Road, .75 mile east of U.S. 41
Text of marker: "BATTLE OF RESACA. May 14: Stewart's Div., Hood's Corps (CSA) moved from intrenchments near the John Green house and attacked left of Federals then extending toward the State R.R. This attack fell upon the left of Stanley's (1st) div., 4th A.C., and 5th Ind. Battery (USA) (on ridge N.W.). The timely arrival of Williams' (1st) div., 20th A.C. (USA), checked Stewart's (CSA) advance and stabalized the left flank of the Federal forces. May 15: Stewart (CSA) repeated attack of the 14th - the assault falling on Williams' div. (USA) astride road here - and with like result. 155-3 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1986"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca3
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_battle-of-resaca3
Rights Holder:
Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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