of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
BLAIR, ROBERT M.
Rank and Organization: Boatswain's Mate, U.S. Navy. Born: 1836, Peacham,
Vt. Accredited to: Vermont. G.O. No.: 59, 22 June 1865.
Served on board the U.S.S. Pontoosuc during the capture of Fort Fisher and Wilmington,
24 December 1864 to 22 January 1865. Carrying out his duties faithfully throughout this
period, Blair was recommended for gallantry and skill and for his cool courage while under
the fire of the enemy throughout these actions.
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