Navajo code talker

Navajo Code Talker Dies at 94

Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving World War II Navajo code talkers, passed away in Utah on Monday.

Former United States Marine and Navajo code talker Sam Holiday salutes the flag at a ceremony honoring the Navajo Code Talkers and their contributions to the American war effort in World War II on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at Camp Pendleton, Calif. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)