Resaca in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Resaca
May 14-15, 1864
Line faced N., Hindman's Div. (CS) on the left extended W. to Camp Creek Valley; Stevenson's Div. (CS) was astride the road and the right of Stewart’s Div. (CS) was E. at State R.R. near Conasauga River.
Hardee's and Polk's Corps (CS) were aligned parallel to Camp Creek 0.5 mi. W. ~ left of Army (CS) being on Oostanaula River.
Erected 1997 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 064-4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 34° 36.635′ N, 84° 57.069′ W. Marker is in Resaca, Georgia, in Gordon County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Chitwood Road, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 41. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Resaca GA 30735, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Battle of Resaca (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. half a mile away); Atlanta Campaign (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Cemetery Resaca (approx. half a mile away); Miss Mary Green (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Resaca.
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