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This article is about the Comic Series character. You may be looking for his appearance in the Novel Series. For other pages with the same name, see: Tom

"The tank--just follow them in! We've got them outnumbered! Once we get inside we can just pick them off! C'mon!! Let's put these evil bastards out of their misery!"
—Tom to his fellow soldiers.[src]

Tom Blanchford is a character and an antagonist first encountered in Issue 43 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead. He is a resident of Woodbury and a member of the Woodbury Army.


Macon, Georgia

Not much is known about Tom's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that he was a mechanic in Macon, Georgia.


Woodbury, Georgia

When Tom arrived at Woodbury, he was placed in Martinez' crew. Tom was involved in the prison assault. After returning to the prison for the second assault, he is ordered by The Governor to find anyone held up in the prison and kill them.

For more info:

Main article: Tom Blanchford (Novel Series)

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Tom has killed:

  • Numerous counts of zombies and possibly unnamed people


Issues 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Book One
Book Two
Book Three
Book Four 👁 👁
Book Five
Book Six
Book Seven
Book Eight
Book Nine
Book Ten
Book Eleven
Book Twelve
Book Thirteen
Book Fourteen
Book Fifteen
Book Sixteen
Appears Voice is heard
👁 Appears with no lines Appears in a flashback
Appears as a walker 🖼 Appears in a photograph/video
Appears as a corpse Appears in a hallucination/dream