MARINES

Collection by Pamela Lowrance • Last updated 6 weeks ago

1.72k 
Pins
 • 
1.28k 
Followers
Pamela Lowrance
My father was in Guadalcanal Marines. He referred to the Navajo Code Talkers as the "WindTalkers" Kieth Little, one of the last four Navajo Codetalkers died, January Native American History, Native American Indians, Native Americans, American Code, Code Talker, Navajo Nation, American Veterans, Usmc, Marines

One of the final four Navajo Code Talkers who helped win WWII using their native language dies

Keith Little, one of the most recognizable of the four remaining Code Talkers, died Tuesday before his dream memorial museum to the code-makers was built.

Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving Navajo Code Talkers, died at the age of 94 on Monday in Utah. Native American History, Native American Indians, Native Americans, American Code, Code Talker, Native American Spirituality, Once A Marine, American Exceptionalism, Usmc

Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday dies at age 94

Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving Navajo Code Talkers, died at the age of 94 on Monday in Utah.

WWll Navajo Code Talkers are the hot topic for our Homeschoolers. During WWII our military utilized the Navajo language as a key method of communication between ranks. Native American Pictures, Native American Quotes, Indian Pictures, Native American History, Native American Indians, American Symbols, Native Indian, Native Americans, Cherokee History

Native American History-CodeTalkers-WindSpeakers

A Native American/American Indian non commercial website dedicated to educating, including examples/links of: pottery, baskets, arrowheads, beadwork, leatherwork, tipis ; information about pow wows, tribal names, resource links, educational links, Native American leaders, Native American Personages; quotes, news, articles, stories, pictures, wildlife art, Native American art, Native American recipes, featured artists, featured websites and much more!

Navajo Code Talker (Reverend) Lemuel Yazzie - Let's give him the respect he deserves not the atrocious treatment given recently by ignorant racist Trump. Native American Wisdom, Native American Photos, Native American History, Native American Indians, Native Americans, American Symbols, American Code, American War, American Beuty

Honoring the Navajo Code Talkers on Veterans Day

Navajo Code Talker Lemuel Yazzie. AP Photo/Seth Wenig. Today, 13 of the famed Navajo Code Talkers from World War II will participate for ...

One of the last Navajo code talkers has died RIP elder; Apache Native American, Native American Quotes, Native American History, British History, American Veterans, American Soldiers, American Code, Code Talker, Native American Spirituality

One of the last Navajo code talkers has died — NowThis

The last Mohawk Code Taker, who helped U.S. soldiers in WWII, has died at the age of 94. Louis Levi Oakes was one of roughly 24 members of the Mohawk tribe who helped American soldiers develop coded language to communicate during battle of WWII. Roughly 30 Indigenous languages were used in battle. The Navajo tribe is most often associated with code talkers. Oakes was born on the Mohawk territory of Akwesasne. Oakes served in New Guinea, the Philippines, and the south Pacific. For decades, he

Navajo Code Talkers were honored on Memorial Day 2011 at Veterans Park in Las Cruces. Native American Spirituality, Native American Wisdom, Native American History, Native American Indians, Native Americans, Usmc, Marines, American Code, Mexico People

Explore! New Mexico

On Memorial Day 2011, three Navajo Code Talkers were present at a ceremony in their honor at Veterans Memorial Park in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The occasion was brought about by a donation by Danny Montoya, who purchased bricks for the Walk of Honor for each of the 29 original Navajo Code Talkers. While the only surviving member of the original 29, Chester Nez, was unable to attend due to health problems, the three Code Talkers who did attend - Keith Little, Frank Chee Willetto, and Bill…

last of the Navajo Code Talkers U. Chester Nez receives an American flag from Pfc. Tiffany Boyd, at Code Talker Hall, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va. Native American History, Native American Indians, American Code, American Flag, Code Talker, Marine Corps Bases, Once A Marine, American Veterans, First Nations

Honoring a Legend

U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Chester Nez recieves 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 attendace 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)

In keeping with a tradition dating back to the the United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon and The Commandant's Own' U. Marching Drum, Marching Bands, River Flow In You, The Decemberists, Make Mine Music, Best Fails, Music And Movement, Us Marines, Fail Video

US Marine Silent Drill Platoon at Fort Henry 2015 - No Oops! Here. Just SHOW & AWE

US Marine Silent Drill Platoon at Fort Henry 2015 - No Oops! Here. Just SHOW & AWE - YouTube

Post with 3134 votes and 15868 views. Happy birthday to SSgt R. 70 years old and still kicking damn-commie asses! Usmc, Marines, Drill Instructor, Kansas Usa, Gung Ho, Celebrity Deaths, Kydex Holster, Us Marine Corps, Military Veterans

NRA-ILA | "Gunny" Helps Trigger The Vote

Most know him simply as "Gunny," but NRA Board member R. Lee Ermey is many things. The former Marine Corps drill instructor became a film star after his medical retirement from the Corps in 1972. Most remember his most notable role as Gunnery Sergeant Hartman in the film "Full Metal Jacket," but Ermey has starred in dozens of movies and commercials. He is the spokesman for Glock, SOG Knives and Tools and Victory Motorcycles, and also finds the time to serve as an active member of the NRA…

Art Print: Marine Corps Mascot Looks Like the Average Drill Instructor : Once A Marine, Marine Mom, Military Quotes, Military Love, Usmc, Marines, Marine Corps Humor, Drill Instructor, Military Girlfriend

Marine Corps Mascot Looks Like the Average Drill Instructor

In 1922 A bulldog was inducted into the United States Marine Corps by General Smedley Butler as a result of the Germans of WWI giving the Marines the name "Teufel-Hunden" or Devil Dogs. The dog was promoted to Sgt shortly thereafter and was named Sergeant Jiggs. He was promoted to Sergeant Major. This first of a succession of bulldogs died in 1927 and was buried with full military honors at Quantico, Virginia.

Learn about Jiggs, the English bulldog who became the first United States Marine Corps mascot. Once A Marine, Marine Mom, Us Marine Corps, Bulldog Names, Bulldog Mascot, Bulldog Puppies, Us Marines, Mini Bulldog, French Bulldog

"Vaste, Huge, Stubborne, Ougly and Eager"

“For a good Mastive dogge, a case of bottles replenished with the best lickour, and pray proceur mee two good bulldoggs, and let them be sent by ye first shipp.” This sentence is thought by some to be the first mention of the “Bulldog” not only by its modern name, but as the distinctive name […]

Semper Fi - Trace Adkins a fantastic USMC TRIBUTE video by Leatherneck Lifestyle - YouTube Usmc, Marines, Trace Adkins, Other Mothers, Semper Fi, Music Songs, Perspective, Dads, Thankful

Semper Fi - Trace Adkins a fantastic USMC TRIBUTE video by Leatherneck Lifestyle

Semper Fi - Trace Adkins a fantastic USMC TRIBUTE video by Leatherneck Lifestyle - YouTube

 Jamen Miller is a Marine Corps Body Bearer. He has laid to rest nearly 200 Marines. Body Bearers go through rigorous physical training and ceremon. Let You Down, Let It Be, Us Navy Band, Marines, Usmc, Branch Of Service, Honor Guard, Warrior Spirit, Fight For Us

Marine Corps Body Bearers | The Last To Let You Down

Marine Corps Body Bearers | The Last To Let You Down - YouTube