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Turns out this is as simple as creating a VM template, creating a service template, then when in the design view of the service template you can drag VM templates to servers. Obviously this is pretty basic stuff, but I had a hell of a time trying to figure this out googling. Also, Gen 2 VM templates aren't supported in Service Templates so they won't show up ...
This is a common configuration (except with multi-host clusters in production). Carry on.
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