Virginia Heroes

Daniel Webster Dotson

Lieutenant, Army

Born: September 25, 1920
Hometown: Pound, VA
Served In: Korea, World War II
Awards: Army Distinguished Service Medal, Bronze Star Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Purple Heart, Silver Star

Lieutenant Dotson served in World War II and the Korean War. He is Virginia’s second-highest decorated soldier and Wise County’s most decorated soldier in the Korean War.

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