Oklahoma recognises role of First World War Chocktaw Code Talkers as stretch of highway is renamed

Posted on centenarynews.com on 05 September 2013
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NewsOK reports that a stretch of highway in Oklahoma, USA, will be renamed in honour of Native Americans who fought for America during the First World War.

The "Chocktaw Code Talkers" stretch - near to where many of the men lived - recognises the contribution of a group of Choktaw Indians whose native tongues were used to send messages securely along the American front line.

To read the full article, visit the NewsOK website here.

Date of article publication: 05/09/2013

Images courtesy of the NewsOK website

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News