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Last Living World War II Navajo Code Talker Dies

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By Paul Johnson

Albuquerque, New Mexico ( CNN ) - They played a major role in U.S. military strategy during world war II.
Now, the last living "original" Navajo code talker has died.
93-year-old Chester Nez passed away Wednesday morning in his Albuquerque home.
Royale Da looks back his life.


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