Dorsey, William H.

Rank: Private

Unit: B Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: January 28, 1846 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was 23.

Hometown: Union Town [Uniontown], Pennsylvania

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 7 July 1850

Cause of death: Apoplexy

Location of fatality: Fort Croghan, Texas,