NC RENEGADE, eDITORIAL
nOVEMBER 10, 2013
Brian Kilmeade has written a book about the Culper spy ring called “George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution“.
This excerpt is from an interview with Mr. Kilmeade on WND:
The six spies kept a very low profile. Fellow patriots were stunned later on when
Washington stopped at Rivington’s newspaper
offices to thank a man observers believed was a devout loyalist. Townsend was a
no-show at his appointment with Washington.
Kilmeade said that quality has carried over to the present generation of heroic
“They remind me of Americans today when I talk to men and women who serve in war. They don’t want the acclaim, even the Congressional Medals of Honor. They don’t want to take because they don’t want to single themselves out,” he said. “They do it for their country. They do it for the cause.”