By Mandy Holland. All About Nathan Hale. Nathan Hale, born in Coventry, Conn., June 6, 1755. When but little more than twenty-one years old he was hanged, by order of General William Howe, as a spy, in the city of New York, on September 22, 1776. Line of Work….
Hale was captured by the British and hanged on September 22, 1776.
The British executioner asked if he had any final words, and he told him, "I only regret I have but one life to lose for my country."Hale- The Spy!
By Mandy Holland
On December 25, 1776, he crossed the Delaware River and captured Trenton, then on January 3 won at Princeton. After Howe took Philadelphia, Washington spent the winter at Valley Forge. George Washington had one last victory at Yorktown before the war ended.Washington the General