Navajo Code Talkers Break 60 Years of Silence

Navajo Code Talkers Break 60 Years of Silence


“Their tale begins in 1942. After discovering that U.S. military codes were routinely deciphered by the Japanese, Philip Johnston, a World War I veteran and son of missionaries to Navajo country, suggested devising a system from the ancient language that few Navajos had ever bothered to write down… [USA Today]

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[The Shifted Librarian]