Davenport, George Daniel
Age: 29, credited to Brandon, VTVITALS
Birth: 07/22/1832, Brandon, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
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. . .We regret to learn that Capt. Davenport, reported wounded, is killed. He went out in Co. G, 5th Vt., as 1st Lieut., and was subsequently made Captain.
He was a graduate of Middlebury College, and a young man of bright promise. He enlisted from Brandon, where his mother now resides.
St. Albans Daily Messenger, 17 May 1864.
Casualties In The Fifth Vermont.
From Gen. Grant's official report to Gen. Washburn of casualties of the Vermont Brigade under date of May 11, 1864, we give the following mournful list in the Fifth Vermont Regiment to which Franklin county furnished two companies, viz., companies A, and C. In the whole regiment the following is the official result:
Killed 28, wounded 179, missing 31, total 238.
Co. B -- Capt. George D. Davenport, Brandon, Peter Landor, Burlington…
The Vermont transcript (St. Albans), 27 May 1864