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Loyalist spy : the experiences of Captain John Walden Meyers during the American Revolution

Author: Mary Beacock Fryer
Publisher: Brockville, Ont. : Besancourt Publishers, ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Meyers, born in New York, served as a Loyalist spy, operating under the British Northern Department headquartered in Canada. Meyers' service was as a courier for the British between Canada and New York City. Meyers achieved fame for his attempt to kidnap the American General Philip Schuyler.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fryer, Mary Beacock.
Loyalist spy.
Brockville, Ont. : Besancourt Publishers, ©1974
(OCoLC)667982821
Named Person: John Walden Meyers; John Walden Meyers; John Walden Meyers
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beacock Fryer
OCLC Number: 1493569
Description: 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Waltermyer opts for the king --
With Jessup's battalion --
On Secret Service --
Recruiting agent --
A personal war --
A very special assignment --
The special assignment continues --
A summer of frustration --
The almost captain --
A manhunt, and a raid --
Enter Hudibras --
The great kidnap caper --
Disunited loyalists --
Captain Sherwood's conspiracy --
The last of the fighting --
Captain John Walden Meyers of Jessup's corps --
The 'settlement' at Mississquoi Bay --
Starting from scratch --
Epilogue : October, 1821 : a satisfied man.
Responsibility: by Mary Beacock Fryer.

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Meyers, born in New York, served as a Loyalist spy, operating under the British Northern Department headquartered in Canada. Meyers' service was as a courier for the British between Canada and New York City. Meyers achieved fame for his attempt to kidnap the American General Philip Schuyler.

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