More Original Research on the Battle of Resaca

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Our members continue to contribute original research about the Battle of Resaca. If you have something to contribute please contact us. Special thanks to Tony Patton and Jerry Holmes for their tireless efforts.

Drawing after the battle of Resaca by Capt Adolph Metzner - 32nd Indiana Infantry (1864)

This drawing is also included in this excellent article on a reporters visit to the Battlefield in 1882. Click here.

Some information on Mary Green, the woman responsible for establishing the Resaca Cemetery.

Here is a fascinating correspondence between Wesley O. Conner, a member of Van Den Corput's Battery and George Blakesee, a member of the 129th Illinois Infantry - one of the units that was in the attacking force on Van Den Corput's battery on May 15th. (This is a PDF file.)