West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This garden, reconstructed in 1968-69, is maintained by the generosity of the Polish American Veterans of Massachusetts and their friends.
May it ever be a place repose in memory of the distinguished Pole who appreciated beauty and serenity even in the midst of strife.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1778.
Location. 41° 23.502′ N, 73° 57.219′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Cullum Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the US Military Academy behind building 603. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kosciuszko’s Garden Restoration (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Kosciuszko’s Garden (here, next to this marker); Surrender at SaratogaCivil War (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); General George S. Patton, Jr. (about 600 feet away); Malek Tennis Center (about 600 feet away); Thayer Walk (about 700 feet away); Dwight David Eisenhower (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . Biography of Tadeusz Kosciuszko. (Submitted on February 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.