Historic Markers Across Georgia



Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864



Marker ID: GHM 064-4
Location: Chitwood Rd at US 41
County: Gordon
Coordinates: N 34° 36.635    W 084° 57.069
  34.610583    -84.95115
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2H3W
Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864 Marker  



Text:

MAY 14~15, 1864

At this point the intrenched line of Gen. John B. Hood´s Corp´s [CSA] crossed the road ~ this corps being one of the three composing Gen. J.E. Johnston´s Army of Tennessee.

Line faced N., Hindman´s Div.[CSA] on the left extended W. to Camp Creek Valley; Stevenson´s Div. [CSA] was astride the road and the right of Stewarts Div. [CSA] was E. at State R.R near Conasauga River.

Hardee´s and Polk´s Corps [CSA] were aligned parallel to Camp Creek 0.5 mi. W. ~ left of Army [CSA] being on Oostanaula River.

GHM 064-4 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1997



 

 

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