Presentation on theme: "Alvin C York: A True Tennessee Hero Whitney Goins."— Presentation transcript:
Alvin C York: A True Tennessee Hero Whitney Goins
What Year was Alvin C York Born?
What is the name of the movie about Alvin C York Alvin C York Sergeant York WW1: York Hero – Alvin C York
What Year Did Alvin C York Die?
In what city is the York Institute Located? Jamestown Crossville Knoxville Nashville
What was Alvin’s mothers first name? Martha Jane Betsey Mary
What was Alvin’s fathers first name? Russell Jack William Bob
In what city was Alvin born? Jamestown Knoxville Nashville Pall Mall
How many Germans did Alvin and his men capture in Argonne?
In what Tennessee county is Alvin’s birth city located? Knox Fentress Campbell Scott
What is the name of Alvin’s radio program? Hello Tennessee Life After War Alvin Speaks Sergeant York Says
On what day did the Battle of Argonne take place? December 6 May 10 February 14 October 8
What year was Alvin inducted into the Army?
Which war was Alvin drafted to? Civil War WW1 Vietnam WW2
How many brothers and sisters did Alvin have? Nine Six Two Thirteen
What type of medal did Alvin receive following the Battle of Argonne? Purple Heart Bronze Star Medal of Honor WW1 Victory Medal
Who did Alvin marry in 1919? Lola Sue Amy Gracie
In what year did the York Institute receive the School of Excellence Award?
What highway in Tennessee was named after Alvin?
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Tennessee State Standard Content Area: Social Studies Grade: 5 th Tennessee State Standard – Understand the changing role of the United States in world affairs. a. Identify areas in the world where the United States participated in diplomatic affairs and armed conflict. b. Explain the causes of the Spanish American War and World War I. c. Identify contributions of Tennessee natives such as Alvin York and Ida B. Wells.
Sources Sergeant Alvin C. York –http://www.ylcf.org/journal/24/york.htm The Legacy of Alvin C. York –http://www.alvincyork.org/LegacyofAlvinCYork.htm Who’s Who: Alvin C. York –http://www.firstworldwar.com/bio/york.htm Highlights of Sgt. York’s Life –http://www2.york.k12.tn.us/york_dates.htm Fentress County –http://tennesseeencyclopedia.net/imagegallery.ph p?EntryID=F013
Sources Continued This Day in History: October 8, 1918 –Alvin York Kills 25 and Captures 132 history.do?action=article&id=7044 York, Alvin Cullum –http://www.bookrags.com/research/york-alvin- cullum-aaw-03/