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Agent 355 – Spies

Agent 355 was the code name of a female spy during the American Revolution, part of the Culper Ring. Her real identity is unknown.==Career==The only direct reference to…

Silas Deane – Spies

Silas Deane (December 24, 1737 – September 23, 1789) was an American merchant, politician and diplomat. Originally a supporter of American independence Deane served as a delegate to…

Saul Matthews – Spies

Saul Matthews spied for the Continental Army, during American Revolutionary War. He spied on the British, obtaining valuable information for the revolution. As a result of this, he…

Ethan Allen – Spies

1770–1775 Green Mountain Boys1778–1781 Continental Army1779–1780 Vermont Republic militia |rank = Major General (Vermont Republic militia) Colonel (Continental Army) |branch = Continental Army Vermont Republic militia |commands =…

Pierre Douville – Spies

* American Revolutionary War* Spy mission, Rhode Island* Yorktown campaign (naval)He also smuggled weapons for the Americans in 1775 from Saint-Pierre and Miquelon Island. Enraged, the British burned…

Benjamin Tallmadge – Spies

Benjamin Tallmadge (February 11, 1754 – March 7, 1835) was a member of the United States House of Representatives. His birth date is alternately listed as February 25,…

James Armistead – Spies

James Armistead Lafayette (December 10, 1760–August 9, 1830) was the first African American double agent. An African American slave, Armistead was owned by William Armistead in Virginia during…

Benjamin Edes – Spies

Benjamin Edes (October 14, 1732 – December 11, 1803) was a journalist and political agitator. He is best known, along with John Gill, as the publisher of the…

Robert Townsend – Spies

Robert Townsend (November 25, 1753 – March 7, 1838) was a member of the Culper Ring during the American Revolution. With the aliases “Samuel Culper, Jr.” and “723,”…

Benedict Arnold – Spies

* Capture of Fort Ticonderoga* Arnold’s expedition to Quebec* Battle of Quebec* Battle of The Cedars* Battle of Valcour Island* Battle of Ridgefield* Relief of Fort Stanwix* Battles…