This is from Home of the Hero’s.
I could not find anything about First Sergeant Blair.
He is one of two Medals of Honor accredited to Nevada.

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The President of the United States
in the name of
The Congress
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
to

BLAIR, JAMES
Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company I, 1st U.S. Cavalry. Place and date: Winter of 1872-73. Entered service at: Wheeling, Ohio. Birth: Schuyler County, Pa., 1841.   Date of issue: 12 April 1875.
Citation:
Gallant conduct during campaigns and engagements with Apaches.

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