Jimmie Dorsey

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJames Richard "Jimmie"•Dorsey
Used nameJimmie•Dorsey
Born28 August 1940 in San Diego, California (USA)
Measurements175 cm / 77 kg
AffiliationsUS Marine Corps, (USA)
NOC United States


Jimmie Dorsey was a US Marine gunnery sergeant in 1972. He won the 1970 CISM title in free pistol and was 1969 US Champion with the standard pistol, and competed for a long time, winning that title again in 1987. Dorsey won two gold medals at the Pan American Games, in the 1975 team free pistol and the 1979 team center-fire pistol.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Shooting USA Jimmie Dorsey
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Open (Olympic) 28

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