Civil War Letters Home to the North Country.

Civil War Letters Home to the North CountryThe American Civil War was fought mostly in the South, but it deeply affected those in the North, and those in New York’s North Country–St. Lawrence County. This is a story of a Union soldier who fought in that war and his letters home. A fictional account based on a real person.

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A Nazi in Ogdensburg

von Werra, Nazi Prisoner in Ogdensburg, New YorkWorld War II might seem like a distant memory and one that took place a world away. But, for those in New York’s North Country, the war came close to home, and the Nazi threat it represented was all too real. Josef von Werra, a Nazi aviator was imprisoned in nearby Ontario, and escaped to Ogdensburg, New York, before the US entered the war. Here is the story of one Nazi’s daring escape to the country he vowed to destroy. A fictional account based on real events.

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