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In Commemoration of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski

 
 
In Commemoration of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 13, 2018
1. In Commemoration of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski Marker
Inscription.
Father of American Cavalry
Born in Poland March 4, 1748
Died in the service of
the American colonies
at the siege of
Savannah, Georgia
October 11, 1779

 
Erected 1931 by Stephen C. Szumiglala, Post No. 416, American Legion, Polish Army Veterans Association Post No. 17, and the People of Erie.
 
Location. 42° 8.133′ N, 80° 3.323′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is on East 10th Street west of Hess Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Erie PA 16503, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain C. V. Gridley (approx. 0.7 miles away); Erie's Land Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Erie Land Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Erie Land Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); James N. Thompson Land Lighthouse Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Erie Land Lighthouse: "First on the Great Lakes" (approx. 0.7 miles away); Erie Land Lighthouse Keepers (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Native Legend of Presque Isle: "Sheltering Arm of the Great Spirit" (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Erie.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
In Commemoration of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 13, 2018
2. In Commemoration of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 16, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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