Battle of Resaca

Battle of Resaca (HM7G0)

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

N 34° 36.734', W 84° 56.792'

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May 14, 1864

A portion of Hood's A. C. (CS), thrust forward to hold ridge in fork of cr. was driven back to hills this side of the valley & N. of the road.

Cox's ( 3d ) Div., 23d A. C. (US) having taken the ridge in creek - fork, was relieved by 4th A.C. which with 20th A. C. troops, (US) moved E. seizing the area between the creek & the State R.R. near the Conasauga River.

This movement completed the Federal alignment parallel to the Confederate line N. & W. of Resaca.
HM NumberHM7G0
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number064-6
Year Placed1952
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 7:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 688276 N 3831959
Decimal Degrees34.61223333, -84.94653333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 36.734', W 84° 56.792'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 36' 44.04" N, 84° 56' 47.52" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 450-530 Chitwood Rd NE, Resaca GA 30735, US
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