Thomas J. Coleman(1835 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company B, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 5 December 1861 at Columbia, SC at age 26.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
Sent to Fort Delaware (?), where he died on 20 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.
|Birth Date: 01/03/1835 Place of Birth: Waterloo, SC |
Death Date: 09/20/1862 Death Place: Delaware City, DE
1 Davis, Sam B., A History of the 3rd South Carolina Volunteer Infantry Battalion (James Battalion): 1861-1865 , Wilmington (NC): Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2009, pp. 68-71, Roster [AotW citation 15949]
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