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Sat 28 Oct
Lecture: Rescue the Prisoners of War!
Saturday, October 28, 2017 02:00 PM
Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site
(845) 786-2521

While en route from Massachusetts to Virginia, the British POWs from Saratoga (the Convention Army) had to cross the Hudson River in December 1778. British High-Command decided to land on Stony Point and rescue them! Michael Sheehan's illustrated lecture will dive into this little known but incredible episode in Stony Point's history.