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Warsaw in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko

Polish Patriot

 

— 1746 - 1817 —

 
General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
1. General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko Monument
Inscription.  
• American Revolution Engineer 1776 - 1783
• Father of West Point
• Head of Philadelphia, Saratoga & Southern Campaign
• Awarded Cincinnati Order Medal by George Washington
• Fought for freedom of Poland 1784 - 1794

Dedicated to Freedom for All

“He is as pure a Son Of Liberty as I have ever known” Thomas Jefferson
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US RevolutionaryWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
 
Location. 41° 14.337′ N, 85° 51.437′ W. Marker is in Warsaw, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the north courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warsaw IN 46580, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. M3A3 Stuart Tank (within shouting distance of this marker); Kosciusko County Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kosciusko County War Memorial
General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
2. General Tadeusz "Thaddeus" Kosciuszko Monument
Looking east toward Buffalo Street.
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(about 300 feet away); Indiana’s Glacier Lakes (about 400 feet away); Kosciusko County Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Cowen Grove Seminary (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Lincoln Highway (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warsaw.
 
Also see . . .  General Thaddeus Kosciuszko - Hero of America and Poland. (Submitted on February 23, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Kosciusko County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 28, 2010
3. Kosciusko County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,247 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on January 25, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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