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Nancy Wake Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Nancy Wake died at age 98, astounding. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding war hero Nancy Wake's death.

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.

Information about the death of Nancy Wake
Cause of deathChest Infection
Age of death98 years
ProfessionWar Hero
BirthdayAugust 30, 1912
Death dateAugust 7, 2011
Place of deathKingston Hospital, London, England
Place of burialCremated, 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