- "C'mon! Let's put these evil bastards out of their misery once and for all!"
- —Tom to his fellow soldiers.[src]
Tom Blanchford is 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 Amry. Tom is a character also featured in The Walking Dead: The Fall of the Governor.
Nothing is known about Tom's life before the outbreak, except he was a mechanic from Macon.
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.
As Lilly, Matthew and Ben search the corridor of the prison, they find three devoured bodies lying in the corridor, one being Tom's as he was sent into the prison by the Governor.
This list shows the victims Tom has killed:
- Numerous counts of zombies and possibly unnamed people.
- Tom's name was revealed in The Fall of the Governor.