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Daniel A. Dorsey
December 31, 1838|
|Died||May 10, 1918
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Army|
|Years of service||1861 - 1864|
|Unit||33rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment - Company H|
|Battles/wars||Great Locomotive Chase|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Daniel Allen Dorsey (December 31, 1838 – May 10, 1918) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Dorsey received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor, for his action during the Great Locomotive Chase in Georgia in April 1862. He was honored with the award on 17 September 1863.
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