Many Americans know the 'code talkers' from WWII to be Navajo , but the original code talkers were actually from the Choctaw tribe. Nineteen men, during WWI, helped turned the tide of the war. When they decided to implement the program again for WWII, the Navajo tribe was much larger and was able to provide more code talkers
Ollokot (aka Little Frog) the younger brother of Chief Joseph - Nez Perce – 1877. When Joseph mentioned in his surrender to Col. Nelson A. Miles that "he who led the young men is dead," he referred to Ollokot.
President Bush being informed of the attack on the Twin Towers 9-11 #NeverForget #911 #Remembering911 9/11/2001
Extraordinary Araminta Harriet (Ross) Tubman, born a slave in 1820 to slave parents, escaped North and carried out 19 dangerous missions to the south to save 300 slaves (including her parents) thru the Underground Railroad. She helped recruit men for the Harper's Ferry Raid, worked as a scout and armed spy for the Union, and founded a home for aged African Americans. After the Civil War was outspoken advocate for women's suffrage. Amazing…(km)