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Francis P. Blair, Jr.
Date of Birth: February 19, 1821
Hometown: Lexington, KY
Final Wartime Rank: Major General
Final Peacetime Rank: N/A
Date of Death: July 8, 1875
Place of Death: St. Louis, MO
Buried At: St.
Major Battles: Yazoo
Expedition, Vicksburg Campaign,
Chattanooga Campaign, Atlanta Campaign,
March to the Sea, Carolinas Campaign
Interesting Fact(s): Blair ran, unsuccessfully, for U.S. Vice
President, in 1868.