Battle of Resaca

Battle of Resaca (HM7FZ)

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

N 34° 36.353', W 84° 57.326'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
Hood's line, (CS) beginning E. at State R.R. ran W. to point atop ridge (S) where Hardee's rt. joined it & together with Polk's Corps, (CS) the line was prolonged 3 miles S. to the Oostanaula River.

May 13, 1864, Sherman's forces (US) reached the old Dalton-Calhoun rd., W. of here (via Snake Cr. Gap). On 14th, from ridges W. of Camp Creek, 2 assaults were made on Johnston's line (CS) - one, 2.5 mi. southward - the other in this vicinity.

In both attacks, the Federals moved across the creek toward ridges on this , the E. side of the valley.
HM NumberHM7FZ
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number064-5
Year Placed1953
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 10:18pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 687474 N 3831238
Decimal Degrees34.60588333, -84.95543333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 36.353', W 84° 57.326'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 36' 21.18" N, 84° 57' 19.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 385-399 Rooker Rd, Resaca GA 30735, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  7. This marker needs at least one picture.
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?