Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Philadelphia, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 17 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was listed as deserting from his Company while in line of battle at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps and was discharged for disability on 20 March 1863.
References & notes
Basic service information from Ward.1 He is likely the Thomas L Stafford (1840-1904) buried in North Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia.