Who arrests Sam? What is he accused of?

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Sam is arrested by two cattle thieves who frame him for being a cattle thief. The cattle thieves proceed to present Sam to General Putnam.

The story My Brother Sam is Dead gives a different perspective on the American Revolution. The story is centered on the Meeker family and demonstrates the conflicts that emerged at the family level with regards to the war. Different family members supported different sides of the conflict, leaving families torn apart. In the Meeker family, Sam supported the rebels, while the rest of his family sided with the British. Tim, Sam’s younger brother, does not fully support any side.

Tim’s father dies on a prisoners’ ship after he is kidnapped. Sam is executed after he is...

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