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Remembering A 'Brave,' 'Lucky' Hero In The War Of 1812

Walter Rybka is senior captain of the Niagara and author of The Lake Erie Campaign of 1813: I Shall Fight Them This Day. He has been with the U.S. Brig Niagara since 1991 and is also director of the Erie Maritime Museum in Erie, Pa.