Casimir Pulaski

Casimir Pulaski (HM579)

Location: Chadds Ford, PA 19317 Delaware County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 52.384', W 75° 34.309'

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Polish volunteer, commanded cavalry detachment helping to cover Washington's retreat from Brandywine, Sept. 11, 1777. As brigadier general, served Sept. 1777 - March 1778 as first overall commander of the Continental Army's cavalry. He was mortally wounded at the siege of Savannah, Oct. 9, 1779.
HM NumberHM579
Year Placed1975
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 451099 N 4413825
Decimal Degrees39.87306667, -75.57181667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 52.384', W 75° 34.309'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 52' 23.04" N, 75° 34' 18.54" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 48-52 U.S. 1, Chadds Ford PA 19317, US
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