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Birth: 1839
Death: 1866
Canonized By: Pope John Paul II

Pierre Henri Dorie (1839-1866) was a French missionary of the Paris Foreign Missions Society, who was martyred in Korea in 1866.[1] He was born in Saint-Hilaire-de-Talmont in Vendée.


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