Navajo Code Talkers
The Navajo code talkers helped with the efforts of ww2 in many ways.
The Navajo code
800 messages were cycle sent back and forth. luckily the Japanese could not understand these code. this code was all based off the Navajos sacred language.
Their role in the war
during the war the Navajo women had to tack the mans duties when the men were gone such as: manning look out stations,lumberjacks,farmers and welders. the women would also volunteered for the red cross and civil defense. marines welcomed Indian's due to their warrior reputation.
Navajo's in ww2
44,000 Navajo's were sent to ww2. Most came from a Navajo high school some were drafted in to the war. It was hard for Navajo's to be on the battlefield because of their religion. Their religion had certain rules for the died and for them to see the died.