Thaddeus Kosciusko


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Noun1.Thaddeus Kosciusko - Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)Thaddeus Kosciusko - Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)
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Thaddeus Kosciusko, who fought as a colonel in the Revolutionary War before leading Poland's 1794 uprising against imperial Russia, makes many an appearance in the Polish press, for example.
His portrait, painted in 1824 during the Marquis' triumphant return visit to America, is on view as well as a portrait of Agrippa Hull, a free black who served as an orderly for Polish nobleman General Thaddeus Kosciusko, Washington's chief engineer.