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Charlotte Shover will talk about researching her great-grandfather's Civil War experience and writing about it for family.

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Charlotte Shover had a list of the battles her great grandfather August Temme faught in during the Civil War. It wasn’t much, but it was just enough to get the Rosemount woman started on an incredible journey.


Over a five year period, Shover set out to learn how her grandfather lived and where his regiment was during each of the battles on the list. Augustus R. Temme served with the 70th New York Volunteer Infantry.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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