Geroges Biassou - Father Of The Haitian Revolution
In Haiti he is Georges Biassou, In the United States, he is Jorge Biassou, a Decoraged General, one of the highest ranking officers in Florida in the 1700s
Haitian General Georges Biassou being Aknowledge in St Augustine Florida
Commissioner Errol Jones got commission approval to develop a city historic marker commemorating black Haitian General Jorge Georges Biassou.
In the late 1700s, Florida's highest ranking officer.
The plan is to mount the marker on the Arrivas House, Biassou's residence while here.
But the city will need approval by the University of Florida. The state-owned property is now managed by the university
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Black History Month: Georges Biassou, Father of The Haitian Revolution, Highest Ranking Officer In Florida USA
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This guy was a Wolf. He owned slaves.
He drank all of his money after he moved to St. Augustine and died in a drunken brawl.
This is not someone I would honor.
He was a ravenous killer of all races in
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