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Resaca in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Cemetery Resaca

 
 
Confederate Cemetery Resaca Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 14, 2008
1. Confederate Cemetery Resaca Marker
Inscription. 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) [CS], posted 600 yds. N. E., attacked Stanley´s Div., 4th A. C. [US] near Nance´s Spring and drove it N. W. to old Union Ch. above the County Line.

May 15. Stewart again attacked the Federals posted ¼ mi. S. of the County Line (near Scale´s house) but failed to dislodge Williams´ Div., 20th Corps [US].
 
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 064-15.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
 
Location. 34° 36.335′ N, 84° 56.649′ W. Marker is in Resaca, Georgia, in Gordon County. Marker is on Confederate Cemetery Road 0.4 miles east of U.S. 41, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is located just inside the Confederate Cemetery at the end of the road. 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. Miss Mary Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Atlanta Campaign
Confederate Cemetery Resaca Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 14, 2008
2. Confederate Cemetery Resaca Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Resaca (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Resaca.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Resaca Cemetery. Detailed information about the cemetery. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 

2. Resaca Confederate Cemetery. Listing of all those buried in the cemetery. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Resaca Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 14, 2008
3. Resaca Confederate Cemetery
The Marker can be seen through the arch.
The Seal of the Confederate States of America image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 14, 2008
4. The Seal of the Confederate States of America
The Seal is just inside the Cemetery entrance, in front of the Marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,476 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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