Battle of Resaca

Battle of Resaca (HM724)

Location: Resaca, GA 30735 Gordon County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 36.876', W 84° 56.39'

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May 14: Stewart's Div., Hood's Corps (CS) moved from intrenchments near the John Green house and attacked left of Federals then extending toward the State R. R.

This attack fell upon the left of Stanley 's (1st) div., 4th A. C. and 5th lnd. Battery (US) (on ridge NW). The timely arrival of Williams' (1st) div., 20th A.C. (US) checked Stewart's (CS) advance and stabilized the left flank of the Federal forces.

May 15: Stewart (CS) repeated attack of 14th - the assault falling on Williams' div. (US) astride road here - and with like result.
HM NumberHM724
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number155-3
Year Placed1986
Placed ByGeorgia Department of Natural Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 11:24pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 688885 N 3832234
Decimal Degrees34.61460000, -84.93983333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 36.876', W 84° 56.39'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 36' 52.56" N, 84° 56' 23.40" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 328-448 Chitwood Rd NE, Resaca GA 30735, US
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