Gen. Casimir Pulaski

Gen. Casimir Pulaski (HMBWV)

Location: Cambridge, MA 02138 Middlesex County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 22.577', W 71° 7.283'

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Inscription
To the memory
of
Gen. Casimir Pulaski

Polish Patriot who fought for freedom on two continents. He volunteered his services to the Continental Army of the U. S. For distinguished service at the Battle of Brandywine, he was appointed a Brigadier General. General Pulaski formed the original American Cavalry, the Pulaski Legion, and served the Continental Army at Trenton, Valley Forge, and Charleston S. C. At Savannah, he made the supreme sacrifice. While leading a charge against British forces, he was mortally wounded.

Erected in 1985 by
Polish American Veterans and Auxiliary
Cambridge Post
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Year Placed1985
Placed ByPolish American Veterans and Auxiliary Cambridge Post
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 7:35am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 325347 N 4693735
Decimal Degrees42.37628333, -71.12138333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 22.577', W 71° 7.283'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 22' 34.62" N, 71° 7' 16.98" W
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Area Code(s)617, 978, 857
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138, US
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