and organization: Ordinary
Seaman, U.S. Navy.
Born: Chile, South America. Accredited to: Massachusetts.
G.O. No.: 59, 22 June 1865.
On board the U.S.S. Santiago de Cuba during the assault on Fort
Fisher on 15 January 1865. As one of a boat crew detailed to one
of the generals on shore, O.S. Bazaar bravely entered the fort in
the assault and accompanied his party in carrying dispatches at
the height of the battle. He was 1 of 6 men who entered the fort
in the assault from the fleet.