(1838 - 1919)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry
He enlisted in Company G as Private - March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded through the thigh in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Wounded at Marye's Heights, Virginia, May 3, 1863. Captured October 27, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, March 24, 1865.
References & notes
Basic information from Henderson1. Family lore - from Charles Winston Bailey - says Thomas "served as General Gordon's bodyguard" during the War.
11/13/1838; Wilkes County, GA
08/04/1919 Wilkes County, GA; burial in Mount Zion Cemetery, Wilkes County, GA