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Dunkirk in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tadeusz Kosciuszko

 
 
Tadeusz Kosciuszko Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 18, 2018
1. Tadeusz Kosciuszko Memorial
West side.
Inscription.  
Tadeusz
Kosciuszko
1746-1817
I prefer peace more than the greatest rank in the world.
[back] Dedicated to the memory of Tadeusz Kosciuszko, American Revolutionary War patriot and national hero of Poland. Saratoga. West point.
 
Erected 1971.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 42° 29.337′ N, 79° 19.496′ W. Marker is in Dunkirk, New York, in Chautauqua County. Memorial is at the intersection of Lakeshore Drive East (New York State Route 5 at milepost 1.9) and South Roberts Road (County Route 81), on the right on Lakeshore Drive East. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 343 Lakeshore Drive East, Dunkirk NY 14048, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birds of the Harbor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eastern Basin Shipwrecks (approx. 0.6 miles away); Naetzker Garden (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dunkirk Parade (approx. 0.6 miles away); To All That Served Honorably
Tadeusz Kosciuszko Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 18, 2018
2. Tadeusz Kosciuszko Memorial
West side. The brick building at left is the Gymnastic Society of Polish Falcons.
(approx. ¾ mile away); War on Terrorism Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); POW★MIA (approx. ¾ mile away); In Honor of Those Who Served (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dunkirk.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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