Eugene Blair

Eugene Blair

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Chief Machinist's Mate Eugene Blair (Tremont, Virginia, April 26, 1908-Darwin, Australia, February 19, 1942) was a United States Navy sailor of World War II who had a ship named for him.Blair enlisted in the United States Navy at Richmond, Virginia, on November 23, 1929. After instruction at the Naval Training Station, Hampton Roads, Virginia, Blair served on four ships during his first two-year enlistment-the destroyer tenders USS Dobbin (AD-3) and USS Whitney (AD-4), and the destroyers USS Preston (DD-327) and USS Leary (DD-158), before being transferred to the new destroyer USS McDougal (DD-358) on December 23, 1936. Transferring to the transport USS Chaumont (AP-5) on November 4, 1939, Blair was discharged at the Naval Operating Base, Norfolk, Virginia, on December 8 of the same year.show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Equ Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613569684X
  • 9786135696844