Title: Navajo Enlistees, ca. 1942
Source(s): Warriors: Navajo Code Talkers
Author(s): Milton Snow (Photographer); Kenji Kawano (Author)
Description: The second group of Navajo volunteers (enlistees) being sworn in by Major Frank Shannon (left) and Sargeant John Manuelito (right) for Selective Service at Fort Wingate, New Mexico, on October 5, 1942.
Publisher: Navajo Nation Museum
Publication Date: 1942
Collection(s): Milton Snow Collection
Catalog Number: NO7-41
Credits: Photograph by Milton Snow, courtesy of the Navajo Nation Museum, PO Box 1840, Window Rock, AZ 86515. Catalogue number NO7-41.
Title(s): Navajo Enlistees, ca. 1942; Warriors: Navajo Code Talkers
Keywords: 1940s; belts; caps; code talkers; enlist; Fort Wingate; Kawano, Kenji; Manuelito, Sgt. John; Marines; military; Navajos; New Mexico; oaths; October; officers; pants; photography; Selective Service; Shannon, Major Frank; shirts; shoes; Snow, Milton; vehicles; volunteers; warfare; World War II