Alvin York’s Death – Cause and Date

  • Alvin York Death Cause and Date
Born (Birthday)

Dec 13, 1887

Death Date

September 2, 1964

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death

Hemorrhagic Stroke

Place of Death

Nashville, Tennessee, United States


War Hero

The war hero Alvin York died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

World War I hero who received the U.S. Medal of Honor for taking out an enemy strong point.

He had eight children: Alvin, George, Sam, Woodrow, Mary, Thomas, Besty and Andrew.

Where did Alvin York die?

York died at the Veterans Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, on September 2, 1964, of a hemorrhagic stroke (also called a cerebral hemorrhage) at age 76.

Where is Sgt York buried?

After a funeral service in his Jamestown church, with Gen. Matthew Ridgway representing President Lyndon Johnson, York was buried at the Wolf River Cemetery in Pall Mall, Tennessee.