New Britain in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Born in Poland 1746. Fought in Revolutionary War
'Engineers' at Saratoga, New York, Charleston,
Yorktown, erected fortifications at West Point
Colonel and Adjutant to George Washington.
Congress, on 1783, for his services, made him a
brigadier general and extended him full
citizenship of the United States.
Freedom Shreiked When Kosciuszko Died
Location. 41° 40.42′ N, 72° 47.774′ W. Marker is in New Britain, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Burritt Street and Clinton Street, on the left when traveling north on Burritt Street. Touch for map. Located in Kosciuszko Park. Marker is in this post office area: New Britain CT 06053, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brig. Gen. Casimir Pulaski (within shouting distance of this marker); TGM Memorial Parkade (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memoriam John F. Kennedy (approx. 0.7 miles away); Darius Miller (approx. 0.7 miles away); Walnut Hill Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elise Traut William B. Stanley (approx. 0.7 miles away); Original Design of Walnut Hill Park (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Britain.
Also see . . . Tadeusz Kosciuszko on Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 11, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 649 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.