York General Store and Visitor CenterWelcome to Sgt. Alvin C. York State Historic Area. Sgt. York was awarded the nation's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for actions near the French village of Chatel-Chehery on Oct 8, 1918, during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive against the German forces. Your free tour of the Valley of the Three Forks of the Wolf River, where America's greatest World War I hero lived all his life, begins inside York General Store and Visitor Center with a 10-minute video "Legacy in Action" narrated by York admirer Walter Cronkite. An audio driving tour and map are available here or at www.sgtyork.org.
|Placed By||Appalachian Regional Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 4:30pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 682660 N 4045937|
|Decimal Degrees||36.54140000, -84.95940000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 32.484', W 84° 57.564'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 32' 29.04" N, 84° 57' 33.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2610 N York Hwy, Pall Mall TN 38577, US|
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