American Revolution Podcast

Episode 109 Great Fire of NY & Hanging Nathan Hale

August 11, 2019

After the Continental Army evacuates and the British occupy New York City, a night fire burns a quarter of the town.  The British capture Captain Nathan Hale and hang him as a spy.  The Americans court martial a deserter.

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