Navajo Code Talker, whose words are on medals, dies at home in New Mexico after short illness

  • Article by: FELICIA FONSECA , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 13, 2013 - 12:26 AM

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A Navajo Code Talker, whose words are inscribed on congressional medals given to his group and who fought to have a World War II comrade recognized for his service, died Thursday in New Mexico.

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