Making The Code Talkers Congressional Medals

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown February 10th, 2014 Last Updated on: February 10th, 2014

Twenty-five Native American leaders stood in a packed Emancipation Hall in Washington DC November 20, 2013 to accept Congressional Gold Medals on behalf of their tribe's Code Talkers – men who worked in secret to help win World Wars One and Two.  Check out this video from the United States Mint on how the medals were made.

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Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.

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