Saturday, December 19, 2009

Navajo Code Talkers

by Ruby Hawk

The ancient Navajo language was used by young Navajo Marines to make a code during World War II that confounded the Japanese and helped win the war. Encrypted in military terms, the code developed by the Navajo Code Talkers helped the U.S. Marines to prevail at Iwo Jima and other World War II Pacific fronts. The code was never broken.



























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Full article:

Navajo Code Talkers | Socyberty

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