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…Lancaster, at Reading (“Hessian” prisoners) and York’s Camp Security (British prisoners). Numerous “Hessians” escaped along the route of these mass moves, especially when passing through areas, such as York County,…

…1777-78. If the war moved up from Virginia during the America Revolution, guards at Camp Security were ready to “throw” the British prisoners across the river so that they would…