Tag Archives: Code Talkers

Navajo Code Talker Day – August 14, 2021

I saw this today on the Marines Instagram page – https://www.instagram.com/p/CSjfBfUnkRj/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link. Established by President Reagan in 1982 (see Reagan Library link below). Officially a state holiday in Arizona – https://azgovernor.gov/governor/news/2021/08/arizona-celebrates-national-navajo-code-talkers-day. Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Code_talker#Navajo. Another link: https://nationaldaycalendar.com/national-navajo-code-talkers-day-august-14/. Reagan Library link: https://www.reaganlibrary.gov/archives/speech/proclamation-4954-national-navaho-code-talkers-day. … Continue reading

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William Tully Brown, USMC Navajo Code Talker, Passes Over — DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

USMC Veteran, William Tully Brown, Navajo Code Talker, wearing his uniform for the last time when he swabbed to provide his DNA for posterity. What a legacy this man leaves, literally from the beginning of his life to the very … Continue reading

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RIP Levi Oakes (2019), last surviving Mohawk World War II code talker

When I was searching Legacy.com for an obit, I saw the following – Levi Oakes (2019), last surviving Mohawk World War II code talker (What is a Code Talker? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Code_talker): http://www.legacy.com/news/celebrity-deaths/notable-deaths/article/levi-oakes-2019-last-surviving-mohawk-world-war-ii-code. He died May 28, 2019 according to Legacy link … Continue reading

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RIP Navajo Code Talker Arthur Jose Hubbard Sr (1912 – 2014)

I saw this posted online http://www.azfamily.com/news/Tribe-Former-Ariz-state-senator-dead-at-age-102-244782261.html More information about him and the Navajo Code Talkers can be found at https://www.facebook.com/Our.Navajo.Code.Talkers. His Find-A-Grave memorial is here. For more information on the Code Talkers, try here  and for the Navajo Code Talker dictionary here.

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