Paul Crouch (1903-1955) was the quintessential anticommunist paid government informer. A naive, ill-educated recruit who found a family, a livelihood, and a larger romantic cause in the Communist Party, he spent more than fifteen years organizing American workers, meeting with Soviet leaders, and trying to infiltrate the U.S. military with Communist soldiers.
Life and Lies of Paul Crouch
University Press of Florida
Communist, Opportunist, Cold War Snitch