Written by Jagoda Urban-Klaehn Tuesday, 25 October 2005 17:00
One Brigadier General Honors Another
BALTIMORE, Md. - General Pulaski Day Celebrated in Baltimore. Brigadier General Kazimierz Sikorski (pictured), Defense and Air Attache, Embassy of the Republic of Poland, paid eloquent homage to his fellow general and countryman in front of the Pulaski Monument in Patterson Park during ceremonies held here on October 16, 2005. U.S. Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski, "Father of the American Cavalry," is depicted on the dynamic monument in the background leading a Revolutionary War cavalry charge against the British lines at Savanna, Georgia, just before he was fatally wounded. The annual event was organized by the Polish Legion of American Veterans - General Casimir Pulaski Post 209, and the Polish Heritage Association of Maryland.