1966 : General Casimir Pulaski Receives A Statue in Detroit

October 10, 2018 all-day

A statue of General Casimir Pulaski, a much-honored Revolutionary war hero who established the young nation’s first cavalry, was erected at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Michigan Avenue in Detroit. A large crowd, many of them proud Polish-Americans, turned out for the dedication on Oct. 10, 1966.

Source: Detroit News.

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