Resaca in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Battle of Resaca
May 14-15, 1864
On ridge 0.2 mi. W. was the position of Wood's (3rd) Div., 4th A.C. and Capt. Wm. Wheeler's 13th New York battery (US), May 14-15.
225 yds. E. on wooded ridge is the emplacement of Capt. Max Van Den Corput's Cherokee Battery (CS) - 4 twelve pounders-captured and removed by 2d and 3d Divs. Of the 20th A.C (US) May 15.
Erected 1986 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 064-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 36.631′ N, 84° 57.079′ 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.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named 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 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.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,165 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.