Photos: Honoring the Native American Code Talkers | Speaker.gov

Today, at a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony held in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol, leaders of the U.S. House and Senate honored Native American code talkers for their valor and dedication during World War I and World War II.  Speaker Boehner described the code talkers as the "bravest of the brave" and thanked tribal representatives from the more than 30 tribes that were recognized.  

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November 20, 2013.  (Official Photo by Caleb Smith)


The ceremony was held in Emancipation Hall in the U.S. Capitol.

November 20, 2013.  (Official Photo by Caleb Smith)


November 20, 2013.  (Official Photo by Caleb Smith)