Historic Markers Across Georgia



Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864



Marker ID: GHM 064-3
Location: Chitwood Rd at US 41
County: Gordon
Coordinates: N 34° 36.631    W 084° 57.079
  34.610517    -84.951317
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2H3Q
Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864 Marker  



Text:

MAY 14-15 1864

0.5 mi W. is Camp Creek Valley, scene of the 23rd Corps [USA] assaults on Hood´s left and Hardee right [CSA], May 14.

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 [USA], May 14-15.

225 yds. E. on wooded ridge is the emplacement of Capt. Max Van Den Corput´s Cherokee Battery [CSA]- 4 twelve pounders-captured and removed by 2d and 3d Divs. Of the 20th A.C [USA] May 15.


GHM 064-10 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1686



 

 

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