Thomas J Wood

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Birthday
25, 1823
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Feb 26, 1906 (82)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
25, 1823
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Feb 26, 1906 (82)

About

Former United States Army officer and Union general during the American Civil War. He was wounded during the Battle of Murfreesboro in December 1862.

Before Fame

He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1845, where he finished 5th in a class of 41 cadets.

Trivia

He became active in the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization intended for Union Army veterans, after he moved to Dayton.

Family Life

He was born to army officer George Thomas Wood and Elizabeth Helm.

Associated With

President Abraham Lincoln was in office during his time in the army.