On March 6, 2017, General Pulaski's 272nd birthday was celebrated at Fort Pulaski National Monument, at Tybee Island, GA. Visitor's to the fort on that day were treated to complimentary birthday cake and soft drinks courtesy of the Savannah General Pulaski Committee. Chairman, Edward Krolikowski, dressed as Gen. Pulaski, gave a short program on Pulaski's life and historic impact to a standing room only gathering of 50 visitors. He was joined in the presentation by Park Ranger Amber Debardalaben and Committee member Mel Gordon . The Polish Embassy in Washington D.C. texted messages to Ft. Pulaski during the day following the events here.