University of Georgia Press
In early 1865, the 5th United States Colored Troops, fresh from victory at Fort Fisher, moved north toward Wilmington, North Carolina, and attacked a Confederate force blocking its path. During the battle, a musket ball tore into the arm of Sergeant William Hannibal Thomas. The shot ended Thomas's c....
Foster, Gaines M.
"Deep Wounds: Scarred By Racism And War Injury, A Black Veteran Condemns His Race,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 2
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol2/iss2/7