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Wayne's death ends tales of an adventurer

Anthony Wayne poses for a portrait with his medals at his Kings Road Manor apartment in Schenectady in 2010.
Anthony Wayne poses for a portrait with his medals at his Kings Road Manor apartment in Schenectady in 2010.
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When I met Anthony Wayne, he was eager to talk about his adventures. It was 2010. Wayne, then 95, was living in a small apartment at Kingsway Manor Assisted Living in Schenectady. I’d learned about him by chance, when John Stewart, author of the two-volume work “Antarctica: An Encyclopedia,” phoned the Gazette from his home in North Carolina to inform us of Wayne’s existence. Wayne, Stewart told us, was the sole surviving member of the ...

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