His melancholy fate doth plainly prove/the frail uncertainty of human life. – P R Y ’ TE
OUNG S GRAVE STONE
AMAZING STORIES, EPIC HISTORY T WO
CONVICTS RISKED THEIR LIVES TO SAVE
FROM DROWNING .
THEY HOPING FOR A REWARD ?
P RIVATE R OBERT
THEY HIS FRIENDS , OR WERE
KNOW FAR LESS ABOUT
THE ORDINARY SOLDIERS THAN WE DO ABOUT THE CONVICTS THEY GUARDED .
P ORT A RTHUR
CONSERVED AS A TESTAMENT TO ALL WHO LIVED AND WORKED HERE
A PLACE EVERYONE SHOULD VISIT .
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Published on Jun 9, 2010
Two convicts risked their lives to save Private Robert Young from drowning. Were they his friends, or were they hoping for a reward?