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Photo courtesy of the National Archives Navajo code talkers (and cousins) Preston and Frank Toledo at Ballarat, Australia, July 7, 1943.

Code Talkers exhibit at ITOW museum

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When the United States issued the call to arms in World Wars I and II, American Indians answered as warriors.

Some men discovered that words -- in their Native languages -- would be their most valued weapons. These unsung American heroes share their stories of strength and courage in a Smithsonian traveling exhibition, which opened at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham, Minnesota on May 3. The exhibit will be on display through July 4.


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