Biography - A Short Wiki
British Agent who led the maquis groups of the French Resistance, and was one of the most decorated servicewomen of World War II.
She married Henry Fiocca, who was executed by the Gestapo. She later remarried John Forward in 1957, and they remained married until his death in 1997.
How did Nancy Wake die?
Nancy Wake's death was caused by chest infection.
|Cause of death||Chest Infection|
|Age of death||98 years|
|Birthday||August 30, 1912|
|Death date||August 7, 2011|
|Place of death||Kingston Hospital, London, England|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Ashes scattered at Montlucon, France.|
I’ve always got on very well with the French, perhaps because I’m very natural.Nancy Wake
I adored my father.Nancy Wake
I hate wars and violence but if they come then I don’t see why we women should just wave our men a proud goodbye and then knit them balaclavas.Nancy Wake