(1838 - 1919)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Mississippi Infantry
Age 22, he enlisted as Private, Company D, 2nd Mississippi Infantry, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Gettysburg, PA on 1 July 1863 and held at Fort Delaware. He was released on 11 June 1865 after taking the oath of allegiance.
After the War
He was living in Mount Pleasant, Marshall County, MS at the 1870 US Census.
References & notes
His service from a casualty list/roster for the Campaign provided by Michael Brasher, from his research in Compiled Service Records, Company rolls, and other period sources. He's listed as Tolman H. Hammons in the Census. His gravesite is on Findagrave, as Thomas H. Hammons.
1838; Holly Springs, Marshall County, MS
01/22/1919; burial in Whitefield Cemetery, Whitefield, OK