Atlanta Campaign

Atlanta Campaign (HM8LD)

Location: Dalton, GA 30720 Whitfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 48.082', W 85° 0.718'

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Rocky Face Ridge

— May 7-12, 1864 —

Federal frontal attacks
failing completely here
Sherman ably outflanked
the Confederate army
strongly entrenched
across Rocky Face ridge
and this gap.
Whereupon Johnston
with great skill
reestablished a position
by withdrawing
to Resaca.
HM NumberHM8LD
Placed ByNational Park Service, United States Department of the Interior
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 2:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 681861 N 3852816
Decimal Degrees34.80136667, -85.01196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 48.082', W 85° 0.718'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 48' 4.92" N, 85° 0' 43.08" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2415 Chattanooga Rd, Dalton GA 30720, US
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