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乔治华盛顿继续率领他的部队击退英军获得胜利

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爱国人士纳珊海尔 (Nathan Hale) 被吊死
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纳珊海尔乔装成一个荷兰籍的教师,从912日起,开始运行他的任务。一个星期之后,海尔虽然收集到许多英军部队驻扎位置的信息,但是他在返回美军所在地时遭到逮捕。因为海尔身上带着那些重要的文档,所以英军知道他是一个间谍。据说,海尔之所以被发现,是因为他有一个堂兄弟在豪威的部队里做事,因为同情英国,所以背叛了海尔。豪威于是下令隔天就要将年轻的海尔吊死。那天,当海尔把他的生命奉献给他的国家之前,他就说了这句名言。

Disguised as a Dutch schoolmaster, Nathan Hale set out on his mission on September 12. For a week he gathered information on the position of British troops, but was captured while returning to the American side. Because of incriminating papers Hale possessed, the British knew he was a spy. It is said that his cousin, a British sympathizer under Howe's command, betrayed him. Howe ordered young Hale to be hanged the following day. That's when Hale, who gave his life for his country, said those famous words.
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