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Thomas Goodman, Sole Survivor of Centralia Massacre

Thomas Goodman, Sole Survivor of Centralia Massacre American History Biographies Nineteenth Century Life Civil Wars Visual Arts

Sgt. Thomas M. Goodman was the only Union soldier who survived "Bloody Bill" Anderson's massacre at Centralia, Missouri. 

After forcing a train (carrying Union soldiers) to stop, Anderson and his men then separated passengers from troops.  Thereafter, the massacre of soldiers took place.


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Photo of Sgt. Goodman, courtesy Centralia.org

 

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