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  • Jul 22, 2011
  • 06:17 AM

WWII Navajo code talker Joe Morris dies at 85

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LOMA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — Navajo code talker Joe Morris, one of more than 400 American Indians who used the language of their ancestors to relay secret battlefield orders during World War II, has died. He was 85.

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