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Thomas Alexander

Name: Thomas Alexander

Affiliation: Union

Unit: 32nd USCT Inf.

Race: African American

Owner's Name: n/a

Place of Birth/Residence: Franklin County, PA

Enlistment Date: 02/19/1864

Company: G

Slave at Enlistment?: No

Rank at End of Service: Private


Enlisted in Chambersburg, PA; Service Records state, "Free"


Soldiers’ Records for Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on the website “Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War,” Virginia Center for Digital History, University of Virginia (; Compiled Military Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers, National Archives, Washington, DC, as scanned on, U.S., Colored Troops Military Service Records, 1861-1865 [database on-line].