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Billy CarterJenifer Milgrom, Wed Jun 6 20:14
How can I add a gravestone to your site? Billy was an active re enactor prior to his death. Thank you for your time. Regards, Jenifer



  • Thank YouKen Padgett, Thu May 24 14:26
    The Battle of Resaca "Event Staff" would like to thank all the great reenactors and spectators that visited our event this past weekend. Despite the rain Friday night the weekend had very good weather. We hope that your experience at Resaca was a positive one and everyone had a safe trip home. For next years 155th we... more



    Historical QuestionsKen Padgett, Thu May 24 14:15
    We get a lot of historical questions on our message board concerning the Battle of Resaca, Units, KIA, steam boats & etc. For the best results please referee to Friends of Resaca Battlefield at www.reascabattlefield.org



    Descendants of Dennis ReardonDennis Trantum , Sat May 19 12:18
    Iím asking if any descendants of Dennis Reardon, who fought with the Michigan 25th and was wounded in the Battle of Resaca, have attended the 2018 re-enactment of that battle.



    gravesBruce Rambo, Thu May 17 16:47
    Is there a list of CSA soldiers killed in this battle,my gggrandfather was killed here.He was with one Alabama company



    SteamboatsDennis Nordeman, Tue Mar 20 12:38
    I am looking for historical information on Oostanaula river steamboats and hoping there is a Resaca history buff who could point me to a research source. Steamers were used to evacuate wounded to Rome but after the war the river steamers were very active into the late 1800's



    15 Civil War Tents For SaleAndy Holt, Tue Jan 23 20:26
    I work for an Outfitter and we are changing out all 15 of our Civil War Tents. I'd like to offer them here to if someone has or knows a group that could use these 15 tents. They have served us well and have years of life left. They are in Columbus, GA. You can see them at www.TopRate.com under Outdoor University Tab.... more



    Look here for more infoRick Fallaw - 42nd Georgia, Tue Jan 9 13:07
    http://www.generalbartonandstovall.com/42_co_k.html The 42nd was part of Stovall's Brigade and there is a web site for Generals Barton and Stovall.



    No SubjectTheresa Vaughn, Tue Dec 19 15:59
    Looking for information on an ancestor that served in the 42nd GA Co. K. I'm at a dead end and thought a historical group could help me out.



  • Looking for specialty flag makerIsaac, Thu Sep 21 07:02
    / embroidery Does anyone know who could help me? Isi39@bellsouth.net



    2017 Resaca ReenactmentResaca Event Staff, Tue May 23, 2017 17:08
    The Resaca Event Staff would like to thank each of you who braved in heat and a little rain on Saturday night. We hope that the reenactment was enjoyed by all and everyone had a safe trip home. Form these who left Saturday the site dried out quickly and Sunday's battle was one of the most aggressive that I have seen... more



    Request for aerial drone footage Rhonda M Dunnaway, Wed May 17, 2017 07:16
    We live in the Calhoun area and wanted to attend the 2017 Resaca Reenactment May 20 or 21. My husband is a FAA certified drone pilot. We wanted to ask permission and guidelines for him to film aerial footage of the battle. If you have any questions please contact him, Keith Dunnaway (NW Ga Drone Guy) 706 879 1962. His ... more



  • John R RobertsJune Bush, Sun Apr 30, 2017 23:04
    My great great grandfather John R Roberts of Whitfield GA was killed in the Battle of Resaca His son, my great grandfather Charner Roberts was interviewed by the WPA in 1937 for the Oklahoma Pioneer Papers. According to his interview papers, John R. Roberts, husband of Sally Jackson died in the Battle of Resaca. Could ... more



  • need a loanscott, Sun Mar 26, 2017 13:39
    need a loan to buy your new reenactment outfit http://www.90secondloans.com



    Uniform questions josh swanson Cochran, Thu Feb 9, 2017 13:49
    'm not a reenactment participant..yet. what I'm interested in is recreating a photo of my (3) great grandfather Isaac B Swanson. I'm looking to buy a uniform for the photo that I'm hoping to have the great Wendell Decker take for me. Where do you guys get your uniforms? I want to get one good enough to eventually use... more



    No SubjectAnonymous, Thu Feb 9, 2017 13:47
    'm not a reenactment participant..yet. what I'm interested in is recreating a photo of my (3) great grandfather Isaac B Swanson So I'm looking to buy a uniform for the photo that I'm hoping to have the great Wendell Decker take for me. Where do you guys get your uniforms? I want to get one good enough to eventually... more



  • Appraisal on Flagstaffbeckylee_2002, Fri Jan 20, 2017 16:40
    I have 2 Confederate flag staffs. The paper work was so old that it was dilapidated but I was able to write the info down. Would like to have an honest appraisal on it. Also have other items in need of appraisal such as rifle shells and parts, belt buckles 1 with round ball stuck in it, ink well, 32 civil war buttons, ... more



    General info.Bryan T., Fri Dec 30, 2016 19:55
    Greetings yall, im looking into beginning reenacting with either the 28th Georgia infantry company G, or the 7th Georgia infantry company B. Im just looking to contact and talk to people who are both in either group for vital information and pass experiences. Feel free to e-mail me anytime!



  • Cannon makerBlake Steward, Sat Sep 10, 2016 17:42
    Hello all. I met an older Gentleman last weekend at smileys in Macon that made civil war cannons and bowling ball cannons. I since have lost his contact info....any help with this shot in the dark would be appreciated. My contact info: bser261@gmail.com 478)733-0023



    1859 SharpsMichael P., Mon Aug 1, 2016 18:59
    I have an 1859 C.S.Sharps rifle for sale. This is not a replica, it's the real deal. Has brass patch holder and the bar for saddle ring. I live in the Athens Ga. area and am asking $1250.00 for it. If anyone is seriously interested in the gun let me know and I'll send some pics. These don't come up often and... more




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