Espionage in the Revolutionary War

Ben Garrett

Spies of the Revolution

Everyone knows Benjamin Franklin, but did you know he was a spy? There were many spies in the Revolution, like Nathan Hale. (Who died serving but that's not the point.)

Benedict Arnold, a British spy, majorly betrayed Americans when he turned coats.

Questions

What would have happened had George Washington died?

If Thomas Jefferson died, would the decloration turn out different?

The Nathan Hale story

Nathan Hale, a famous spy died while on the mission had a great quote befor he was hung. "Give me freedom, or give me DEATH!"
Most spies in the war were never recorded, that was their job, to not be noticed.