Navajo code talkers took part in every assault the U.S. Marines conducted in the Pacific from 1942 to 1945. They served in all six Marine divisions, Marine Raider battalions, and Marine parachute units. Other Native American code talkers were also deployed including Cherokee, Choctaw, Lakota Meskwaki, and Comanche soldiers. Soldiers of Basque ancestry were also used for code talking by U.S. Marines in areas where other Basque speakers were not expected to be operating.

Comanche code-talkers of the Signal Company (U. Army Signal Center and Ft. Gordon) (Amazing what a few short years can do with the attitude of the military.

Code Talker: The First and Only Memoir by One of the Original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII by by Chester Nez, Judith Schiess Avila: 'Chester is the last living representative of the Navajo Code Talkers of World War II. The code language he and his fellow recruits developed and used in battle was one of the most closely guarded secrets of the war. Historians agree that without it, the outcome of the war would have been completely different.' #Code_Talker

Code Talker: The First and Only Memoir by One of the Original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII by Chester Nez, Judith Schiess Avila

Google Image .. Please research these men..hero's all. LMT

A listing of the Navajo Code Talkers of the South Pacific. These men served their country bravely, using a language they were discouraged from using in residental schools.

Navajo Code Talkers in WWII. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.

Navajo Code Talkers in WWII

Stories of American Indian code talkers revealed in Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition at Idaho State University running July 29 Posted July 2013 "My language was my weapon.

Isn't this ironic- forbidden to speak native languages and then, one day that is critical in the war to save this nation

The Navajo code-talkers proved invaluable-- all because they practiced a language that had been banned in the United States. "Freedom of Speech" is an interesting beast.

Navajo Code Talker Wilfred Billey joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1943 as part of the second wave of Navajo code talkers. He died on December 12, 2013 at the age of 90. He was responsible for the Navajo inscription on the group's 2001 Congressional Gold Medal.

Navajo Code Talker Wilfred Billey joined the U. Marine Corps in 1943 as part of the second wave of Navajo code talkers. He was responsible for the Navajo inscription on the group's 2001 Congressional Gold Medal.

Navajo Code Talker Joe Morris Sr

Navajo Code Talker Joe Morris Sr (April 1926 – July - "My weapon was my language," World War II Marine veteran Joe Morris Sr. told a crowd of nearly 200 in a San Bernardino park on Veterans Day in "We saved a lot of lives.

There were 400 Native American Marine Code Talkers in World War II from the Navajo, Cherokee, Choctaw, Lakota, Meskwaki and Comanche tribes.

Marines from the Navajo tribe used their native language to send coded radio transmissions to units overseas. Here are Navajo Code Talkers f.

Navajo Code Talkers - HEROES of WWII. These amazing, intelligent,  BRAVE warriors helped turn the tide of the war and were on missions with the Marines in the Pacific. Their code remained unbroken. Our hackable technology today could never live up to that standard. They did a great service for this country (their country truly) and the world. And they protected us with the very language they were forbidden to use and beaten for during the EVIL boarding school times! These warriors did what…

Navajo Code Talkers - HEROS of WWII! It was these Navajo men who played a HUGE role in helping the USA win WWII. The Japanese could never break the "code" of the Navajo language.

John Sells (1915 - 2007) was a Navajo Code Talker during WWII. Nearly 60 years passed between the time John Sells, of Shiprock, served as a Navajo Code Talker and the day he told his family he was one of the select group.

John Sells - was a Navajo Code Talker during WWII. Nearly 60 years passed between the time John Sells, of Shiprock, served as a Navajo Code Talker and the day he told his family he was one of the select group. B/W Photo Colourised by Pearse

Navajo code talkers. Major heroes.

Kirk, Navajo code talkers, operating a portable radio on the island of Bougainville, in December 1943

Native American Code talkers........  The irony is that most of these Native warriors learned English in government-sponsored Indian schools, designed to rid them of the very languages that eventually saved so many American lives.

medievalpoc: “ lydiber: “ Honoring Choctaw Code Talkers, WWI America’s Original Code Talkers. In not yet citizens of the U., Choctaw members of the American Expeditionary Forces were asked to.

World War II "Windtalker" - Dan Akee an actual Navajo Code Talker of the Diné Nation. He served with the 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division from 1943-1945 as a Navajo Code Talker.  Sergeant Major Dan Akee also served at Iwo Jima, Saipan and Tinan, Marshall Islands.

World War II "Windtalker" - Dan Akee an actual Navajo Code Talker of the Diné Nation. He served with the Marine Regiment, Marine Division from as a Navajo Code Talker. Sergeant Major Dan Akee also served at Iwo Jima, Saipan and Tinan, Marshall Islands

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