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november, 2019

wed13nov2:00 pm3:00 pmDocumentary: True Whispers2:00 pm - 3:00 pm West Hollywood LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Film,Native American Heritage Month


(Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


West Hollywood Library

625 N San Vicente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Event Details

Summary of True Whispers: Exploring the personal and heartfelt story of the Navajo Code Talkers, this documentary film tells the stories of the young Navajo men recruited from harsh government boarding schools into the Marines during World War II. From 1942-1945, the Code Talkers devised an unbreakable code in their native language and transmitted vital messages in the midst of combat against the Japanese.

Co-sponsored by the Friends of West Hollywood Library. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

Community Meeting Room

For adults