Who were the code talkers?
They were bilingual Navajo speakers specially recruited during World War II by the US Marine Corps to serve in their standard communications units of the Pacific theater. Code talking, however, was pioneered by the Cherokee and Choctaw peoples during World War I.
Cherokee Indians who used their native language to talk “ in code” during World War II.
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