20th Century Warriors: Native American Participation in the United States Military


Subject:
Native Americans , U.S. Military , World War II , Languages , Native American Languages , Native American Military Service , U.S. Locations & Soldiers

Description:
This site documents recent Native American participation in United States military actions. Find a summary of 20th century activity, Medal of Honor winners, and a history of the Navajo Code Talkers of World War II, who transmitted crucial information by the virtually unbreakable "code" of the Navajo language. Includes a Navajo Code Talker dictionary. From the Naval Historical Center of the Department of the Navy.

Publisher:
Naval Historical Center, U.S. Department of the Navy

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.history.navy.mil/faqs/faq61-1.htm


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