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Resaca, Battle of, Resaca, Ga., 1864.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Uriah Fleshman Letter

Identifier: MS-3235

Uriah Fleshman of the 118th Ohio Infantry wrote this letter at Camp Soudon, Tennessee on October 25, 1863 just before the Battle of Resaca. He discusses recent skirmishes between his regiment and the nearby Confederate troops as well as the imminent battle.

Dates: 1863 October 25

William W. Daugherty Letter

Identifier: MS-3276

William W. Daugherty wrote this letter to his father from Tullahoma, Tennessee on April 13, 1864. In it, he discusses social life among the regiment's officers, describes troop movements just before the Battle of Resaca, and expresses his optimism about General Sherman's campaign in Georgia.

Dates: 1864 April 13