Dashing through the snow

Thousand Islands Life online magazine has just published an article I wrote telling the story of a little known prisoner of war escape attempt across the ice of the frozen St Lawrence River in 1942. I corresponded with the escapee, Luftwaffe pilot Ulrich Steinhilper years ago, when I was researching Evasive Action. He has since passed away, but he was very gracious and patient with my questions about life in a Canadian POW camp and his escape attempts.

Here is the article: When the road to Germany ran through the Thousand Islands.

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About johnreisinger

retired engineer and author of historical fiction and non fiction. My current book is Master Detective, the story of America's Sherlock Holmes and his involvement in the Lindbergh kidnapping investigation.
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