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Navajo Code Talker Samuel Sandoval talks about his experiences in the military in Cortez, Colorado in 2013. Sandoval, one of the last remaining Navajo Code Talkers who transmitted messages in World War II using a code based on their native language, has died at age 98. (Sam Green/The Cortez Journal via AP)

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Samuel Sandoval, one of the last remaining Navajo Code Talkers who transmitted messages in World War II using a code based on their native language, has died.

August 2, 2022