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Col Ben Holladay Dorcy

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Col Ben Holladay Dorcy

Birth
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death
11 Oct 1926 (aged 56)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Plot
OS, 4 PLOT 5
Memorial ID
3525283 View Source

United States Military Officer. Served as commanding officer of the 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. In 1921, along with his wife, Gladys, he would take up the challenge to create a patch for the 1st Cavalry. The patch was ultimately approved used by the division to this day. Colonel Dorcy remained in command of the 7th Cavalry until his death in 1926.

United States Military Officer. Served as commanding officer of the 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. In 1921, along with his wife, Gladys, he would take up the challenge to create a patch for the 1st Cavalry. The patch was ultimately approved used by the division to this day. Colonel Dorcy remained in command of the 7th Cavalry until his death in 1926.


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