History Connections: Code Talkers

Event Details

Wed, Jul 14, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

First Division Museum at Cantigny Park

1s151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189
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Drop in for a quick history chat and artifact to learn more about the history of the 1st Infantry Division and the soldiers and civilians who supported them throughout history. Families Welcome.

Story Highlight – Code TalkersCheck out some of the Congressional Medals that were crafted by the U.S. Mint in recognition of 25 Native American tribes recognized for valor during World War I and II. Hear the story of 1st Infantry Division Choctaw code talker Otis Leader.