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A Native Perspective on Memorial Day

There are four US holidays that, as a native, I find difficult to fully celebrate.

  • The first is Columbus Day. For obvious reasons.
  • The second is Thanksgiving.
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Mark Charles

Memorial Day--Navajo Code Talkers

The Navajo code talkers–then and now

Proud warriors–a credit to the already prestigious Marine Corp.

The story of the Navajo code talkers

“The story of the Navajo Code Talkers begins in 1940 when a small group of Chippewas and Oneidas became a part of the radio communications 32nd Infantry Division. 91 more words

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Code Talkers: Native Heroes, Never Forgotten

As part of native American History Month, we’d like to look back at a favorite blanket, Code Talkers (retired in 2012), which honors the exceptional valor and service of Navajo Code Talkers during WWII. 336 more words