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Austin, George E.

Age: 18, credited to Norwich, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. A, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 2/8/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. F, 17th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 5/1/64, pr CPL 11/5/64, pr SGT 5/9/65, comn 2LT, 7/10/65 (7/20/65), m/o 7/14/65 as SGT

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Birth: 1845, Rochester, VT
Death: 09/20/1908

Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 107375327
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Jones Collection, VHS off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.

(Gibson Collection)


The funeral of George Austin was held in the Cong'l church Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 23, Rev. W. H. Watson officiating, assisted by Rev. Mary T. Whitney. The floral arrangements were many and beautiful. Interment at the Village Cemetery, the burial service being under the direction of Rural Lodge No. 29, of which deceased was a member.
Those present from out of town were; George Austin jr., Mrs. E. C. Harvey and two sons, Howard and Harold, Mrs Amanda Harvey of Waltham, Mass,, Flynn G. Austin of New York City, Henry Livermore of Hopkinton, N. Y. and Jane Fassett of Randolph

Randolph Herald News, Oct. 1, 1908

Courtesy of Deanna French