Kosciuszko, Thaddeus

Leonard Marconi and Antoni Popiel finalized his statue in 1900, but it could be erected only after World War I in 1920. The Germans destroyed the statue in World War II. The citizens of Dresden donated a new replica of the statue to Krakow in 1960. The citizens of Krakow gave a copy of this statue to the people of the U.S.A. This statue was erected in Detroit MI in 1978. Other equestrian statues of Kosciuszko in the U.S.A. are in Milwaukee WI and Chicago. IL

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