Karen Autio

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Spies and Sabotage


Ninety-Sixth Regiment on Duty Guarding the Grain Elevators and Wireless

Spies at Work: Attempt to Wreck a Wireless Station

Two Hundred Men of 96th on Constant Duty

Says Germans in U.S. Planning to Raid Twin Cities

Spy in Ontario Arrested: Escapes

Werner Horn Now a Federal Prisoner

Spies, Equipped for Bridge Wrecking, Arrested in Port Arthur

Keeping Guard over Aliens

Dynamite Found Near Machinery Works at Quebec

Found Guilty of Dynamiting Windsor Factory

German Sought after Fire at Newport News

Arrest at Wingham of a Plot Suspect

Further information about spies and sabotage can be found in the books listed below:

SECRETS, LIES, GIZMOS, AND SPIES: A HISTORY OF SPIES AND ESPIONAGE by Janet Wyman Coleman

SPY, SPY AGAIN: TRUE TALES OF FAILED ESPIONAGE by Tina Holdcroft

SUPER SPIES OF WORLD WAR I by Kate Walker and Elaine Argaet




















Port Arthur Daily News, August 5, 1914
Aug 5 1914 guards at elevators and wireless

Spies at Work: Attempt to Wreck a Wireless Station
paperspast.natlib.govt.nz  August 19, 1914

Spies at Work: Attempt to Wreck a Wireless Station

Port Arthur Daily News, August 22, 1914
Two Hundred Men of 96th. on Constant Duty

Port Arthur Daily News, September 14, 1914
Says Germans in U.S. Planning to Raid Twin Cities

Port Arthur Daily News, October 15, 1914
Spy in Ontario Arrested; Escapes

Port Arthur Daily News, March 8, 1915
Werner Horn Now a Federal Prisoner

Port Arthur Daily News, March 19, 1915
Spies, Equipped for Bridge Wrecking, Arrested in Port Arthur

Port Arthur Daily News, May 25, 1915
Keeping Guard over Aliens

Port Arthur Daily News, June 29, 1915
Dynamite Found Near Machinery Works at Quebec

Port Arthur Daily News, July 29, 1915
Found Guilty of Dynamiting Windsor Factory

Port Arthur Daily News, September 13, 1915
German Sought after Fire at Newport News

Port Arthur Daily News, February 7, 1916
Arrest at Wingham of a Plot Suspect