Confederate Cemetery Resaca historical marker

Collection:
Georgia Historical Markers
Title:
Confederate Cemetery Resaca historical marker
Creator:
Seibert, David
Date of Original:
1996/2014
Subject:
Historical markers--Georgia--Gordon County
Confederate cemeteries--Georgia--Resaca
Location:
United States, Georgia, Gordon County, Resaca, 34.5803628, -84.9432765
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Location: Cemetery 2 miles north of Resaca and east of U.S. 41
Text of marker: "CONFEDERATE CEMETERY RESACA. Established shortly after the war by Miss Mary J. Green & Associates for burial of Confederate soldiers who fell at the Battle of Resaca. May 14, 1864, Maj. Gen. A. P. Stewart's Div., Hood's A. C. (rt. of Johnston's line) [CSA], posted 600 yds. N. E., attacked Stanley's Div., 4th A. C. [USA] near Nance's Spring and drove it N. W. to old Union Ch. above the Country Line. May 15. Stewart again attacked the Federals posted 1/4 mi. S. of the County Line (near Scale's house) but failed to dislodge Williams' Div., 20th Corps [USA]. 064-15 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1953"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_ghm_confederate-cemetery-resaca
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:dlg_ghm_confederate-cemetery-resaca
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by David Seibert. Please contact markers@davidseibert.com about commercial reproduction and use
Holding Institution:
Digital Library of Georgia
Rights:

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