Nathan Hale - was an American soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British and executed. His last words before being hanged were purported to be "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." Hale has long been considered an American hero and, in 1985, he was officially designated the state hero of Connecticut.

Nathan Hale - was an American soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British and executed. His last words before being hanged were purported to be "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." Hale has long been considered an American hero and, in 1985, he was officially designated the state hero of Connecticut.

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Nathan Hale. Hanged by the British at age 21. "I only regret that I have but one life to loose for my country." September 22, 1776

Nathan Hale. Hanged by the British at age 21. "I only regret that I have but one life to loose for my country." September 22, 1776

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Nathan Hale’s 'Hazardous Tales'. Comic book style American history books. Love these!

Nathan Hale’s 'Hazardous Tales'. Comic book style American history books. Love these!

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Nathan Hale (June 6, 1755 – September 22, 1776) was a soldier for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British. He is probably best remembered for his purported last words before being hanged: "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."

Nathan Hale (June 6, 1755 – September 22, 1776) was a soldier for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British. He is probably best remembered for his purported last words before being hanged: "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."

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Nathan Hale Printable Quote - I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.

Nathan Hale Printable Quote - I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.

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Nathan Hale, Spy and State Hero  Wonder how many today would say those famous words?  But very grateful for those that have!

Nathan Hale, Spy and State Hero Wonder how many today would say those famous words? But very grateful for those that have!

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Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor (An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman)

Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor (An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman)

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