The last of the Navajo Code Talkers
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Chester Nez receives an American flag from Pfc. Tiffany Boyd, at Code Talker Hall, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., April 4, 2014. The flag was flown over the Marine Corps War Memorial, on the first day of spring in honor of Cpl. Nez’s attendance at the Platoon 382 Hall rededication. Cpl. Nez is the last of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers of World War II. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kathryn K. Bynum/Released)
May God bless you, sir! Thank you for your service! We, as a nation- and as a world- are forever in your debt! Many may have forgotten, but there are also many of us who have not forgotten the great service of you and your fellow Navajo patriots!
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