Programs & Education

Heritage Month Resources

National Native American Heritage Month

November

American Indian and Alaskan Native Soldiers have served in the Army with great honor, dedication, and distinction for generations. Countless Soldiers have built a legacy of courage, professionalism, and selfless service that continues to inspire future servicemembers. Explore select stories of Native American service in the U.S. Army.

Virtual Field Trip
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Becoming “American”: Native Americans in World War I and the Path Toward Citizenship

Articles
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World War I Code Talkers

Biographies
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William Alchesay, 1853-1928
Joseph Biemfohr, 1977-2018
Kayitah, 1856-1934
Woodrow W. Keeble, 1917-1982
Pushmataha, 1764-1824
Lori Ann Piestewa, 1979-2003