Charles Chibitty


Age: 83

Summary: last survivor of the Comanche code talkers who used their native language to transmit messages for the Allies in Europe during World War II who was a member of a group of Comanche Indians selected for special duty in the U.S. Army to provide the Allies with a language that the Germans could not decipher.

Cause of Death: Complications of diabetes

Born: November 20, 1921

Died: July 20, 2005

Tulsa, Oklahoma