|Birth: ||May 30, 1924|
|Death: ||May 29, 2006|
Navaho 'code talker' of World War II, PFC in the US Marine Corps. The 'code talkers' saved many lives by using their native language as a code, a code that the enemy could never break. In 2003 Robert received the Congressional Silver Medal for Distinguished Service. He had grown up on a reservation in Arizona and enlisted in the Marines at age seventeen. He passed away in Nashville, Tennesee just one day shy of his 82nd birthday.
Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery
Plot: Section GG Row 01 Site 35
Created by: jrrmr910
Record added: Jun 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14472403