Navajo code talkers

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This documentary from The History Channel tells of the Navajo Indians' contribution to the United States and the Allied Forces during World War II. Even though the U.S. military had been less than fair to the American Indians, these Navajo tribes were more than willing to enlist after the U.S. entered World War II in 1941. For communications between military personnel, the Navajo Indians used an ancient language that was unbreakable to enemies. This video shows interviews with military historians and surviving World War II veterans who talk about the Indians impact on the war. Some Navajo veterans also discuss their experiences in the Armed Forces and answer questions about the code that is so sophisticated, it is still used today. ~ Cecilia Cygnar, Rovi
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Grouped Work ID a46bcfb8-f75a-bd6f-7d74-d78d0f717a3c
Grouping Title navajo code talkers
Grouping Author triage
Grouping Category movie
Last Grouping Update 2019-03-12 01:19:44AM
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display_description Describes the role of a select group of Navajo Marines who developed a code based on their own native language that provided a means for secure communications among American forces in the Pacific during World War II.
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publishDate 2006
record_details ils:.b26439554|DVD|Movies||English|A&E Television Networks :|[2006]|1 videodisc (approximately 50 min) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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series In search of history
series_with_volume In search of history|
subject_facet Navajo Indians, Navajo language, United States. -- Marine Corps -- Participation, Indian, Video recordings, World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography, World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian
title_display Navajo code talkers
title_full Navajo code talkers [videorecording] / produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel
title_short Navajo code talkers
topic_facet Cryptography, Navajo Indians, Navajo language, Participation, Indian, World War, 1939-1945
upc 733961747416