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Daniel Tweed Ferrier
Born (1841-11-26)November 26, 1841
Died March 18, 1914(1914-03-18) (aged 72)
Nebo Cemetery
Allegiance  United States of America
Service/branch  United States Army
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Unit Indiana Company K, 2nd Indiana Volunteer Cavalry Regiment
Awards Medal of Honor

Sergeant Daniel Tweed Ferrier (November 26, 1841 to March 18, 1914) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Ferrier received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor, for his action at Varnells Station in Georgia on 9 May 1864. He was honored with the award on 30 March 1898.


Ferrier was born in Indiana on 26 November 1841. He enlisted into the 2nd Indiana Cavalry. He died on 18 March 1914 and his remains are interred at the Nebo Cemetery in Camden, Indiana.

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