List of American spies

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This is a list of spies who engaged in direct espionage. It includes Americans spying against their own country and people spying on behalf of America.

American Revolution era spies[edit]

Spied for America[edit]

Culper Ring[edit]

Main article: Culper Ring

Spied for the Crown[edit]

Double agents[edit]

American Civil War era spies[edit]

Union Spies[edit]

Confederate Spies[edit]

American World War One era spies[edit]

American World War Two era spies[edit]

American Cold War era spies[edit]

Spied for America[edit]

Spied for USSR[edit]

American Gulf War era spies[edit]

Americans who spied for foreign countries[edit]

CIA[edit]

NSA[edit]

FBI[edit]

Armed Forces[edit]

Other[edit]

Federal Contractors[edit]

Americans who spied on Americans[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ letter B. Franklin & R. Morris to Silas Deane, 7/8/1776
  2. ^ http://books.google.com/books?id=ZEEOAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA328&lpg=PA328&dq=william+joseph+heacker&source=bl&ots=mjHCPLsx8v&sig=a_GMzJfh3L5ZtZDs5_NyhnGpohI&hl=en&sa=X&ei=fu7oU6WoLsShogSqmoCYBg&ved=0CDQQ6AEwAw#v=onepage&q=william%20joseph%20heacker&f=false (Confederate Veterans: Vol 24)
  3. ^ http://abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=5579095#.UYPepDBJN8E
  4. ^ http://abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=5579095#.UYPepDBJN8E
  5. ^ http://abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=5579095#.UYPepDBJN8E
  6. ^ http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/swiss-born-wwii-buried-arlington-national-cemetery-article-1.1285547
  7. ^ http://abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=5579095#.UYPepDBJN8E
  8. ^ http://abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=5579095#.UYPepDBJN8E