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Written Authorization for Navajo Recruitment

Trying Philip Johnston's idea - to use the Navajo language as the basis of a WWII code - military officials were stunned at the results of a trial.

This document - dated March 6, 1942 - relates what happened during that "successful" exercise.

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Image of document online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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