21 Gun Salute: last of the 29 Navajo Code maker passed away


The last of the 29 Navajos who developed an unbreakable code that helped win World War II has died.

Chester Nez, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died Wednesday morning of kidney failure. He was 93.
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Photo: Code Talker: Memoir of WWII Navajo Marine Chester Nez

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