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Temple, George


Age: 28, credited to Randolph, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 8/6/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. G, 10th VT INF, d/dis 2/22/64

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Birth: 03/26/1834, Randolph, VT
Death: 02/22/1864

Burial: Randolph Center Cemetery, Randolph, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 55285618


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Elizabeth, 3/28/1864
Portrait?: Unknown
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: 10th Vt. History off-site
WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.


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Randolph Center Cemetery, Randolph, VT

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Died, in camp near Brandy Station, Feb. 22, corporal George Temple, company G, 10th regiment Vermont volunteers, aged 30 years, of measles. He was the only son of Caleb Temple, Esq., of Randolph, in which place the remains were brought, and there they were honored by appropriate and affecting funeral services in the congregational church, under the charge of the Rev. Royal Parkinson. Young Temple was a conscientious, honorable and estimable man, who left wife, child, friends, and the endearments and promises of a good home, from a stern sense of duty. Thought he died not in the shock of battle, his was a patriot's death. His friends rejoice also in believing that his was a Christian's death. His officers spoke of him in the highest terms as a soldier.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, March 25, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.