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One of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers, Chester Nez, died today 6/4/14 at the age of 93. He was the last surviving member of the Code Talkers. R.I.P. from a grateful nation

Remember Chester Nez, last of the original Navajo code talkers. Thank you for all you have done. He passed away last year on this day.

Last Surviving Original Code Talker, USMC Ret. Chester Nez, Speaks During Northland College's Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month

Chester Nez, Last Of Original Navajo Code Talkers Of WWII Dies

This documentary film was researched, photographed, edited and produced by students of Winona State University (Winona, Minnesota) and Diné College (Tsaile, ...

Chester Nez, last of the original WWII Navajo Code Talkers, dies Nez was one of 29 members of the Navajo Nation who helped create the code used by the American military in World War II – a code that Japanese soldiers were never able to break during the conflict.

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)