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General Casimir Pulaski

 
 
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1. General Casimir Pulaski Monument
Inscription.  
General
Casimir Pulaski
Father Of
American Cavalry
Polish Patriot
Who Fought For
American Independence
Mortally Wounded
At Savannah Georgia
Died October 11, 1779

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Erected Thru
The Efforts Of
Polish American Citizens
Of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
1940

 
Erected 1940 by the Polish American Citizen of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
 
Location. 41° 42.809′ N, 73° 55.788′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Taylor Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Washington Street. Located in Pulaski Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Poughkeepsie NY 12601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Dongan (approx. half a mile away); Second Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Vassar Residence (approx. half a mile away); Cristoforo Colombo (approx. half a mile away);
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Van Kleeck House Site (approx. half a mile away); Poughkeepsie Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Vassar Brothers Institute (approx. 0.6 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
3. General Casimir Pulaski Monument
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By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
4. General Casimir Pulaski Monument
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 10, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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