Kosciuszko

Kosciuszko (HMK5X)

Location: West Point, NY 10996 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 23.678', W 73° 57.158'

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The pedestal and shaft of this monument were erected by the Corps of Cadets of the U.S. Military Academy in 1828 to the memory of
the Polish American General
Thaddeus Kosciuszko
The statue of this Revolutionary hero was presented by the Polish clergy and laity of the United States and was unveiled with due ceremonies Sept. 1, 1913.

Back of Monument:
Brigadier General
Thaddeus Kosciuszko
1746 - 1817
Appointed Engineer-in-Charge
of
West Point fortifications
by
General Washington
in 1778

Erected by the Corps of Cadets
1828
Details
HM NumberHMK5X
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Year Placed1828
Placed ByU.S. Corps of Cadets
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 587558 N 4583095
Decimal Degrees41.39463333, -73.95263333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 23.678', W 73° 57.158'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 23' 40.68" N, 73° 57' 9.48" W
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Area Code(s)914, 845
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 136-138 Clinton Pl, West Point NY 10996, US
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