Thomas D. Saunders(? - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 10th Georgia Infantry
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded and captured on the Maryland campaign, probably in action on South Mountain.
The remainder of the War:
He was admitted to the "USA Field Hospital Burkittsville", and died there in October. He was originally buried "close along the fence on west side of woods back of graveyard in Burkettsville" and probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from Pruett1.
Death Date: 10/03/1862 Death Place: Burkittsville, MD Burial Place: Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials , Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4513]
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