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  • The Fort Peck Reservation is home to two separate American Indian Nations, each composed of numerous bands and divisions.

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  • Fort Peck Assiniboine & Sioux Tribes
    501 Medicine Bear Road
    PO Box 1027
    Poplar, Montana 59255
    P: 406.768.2300
    F: 406.768.5478
    E: info@fortpecktribes.net

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Fort Peck Code Talkers

WASHINGTON, DC – Leaders of the U.S. House and Senate honored Native American code talkers in a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony held in Emancipation Hall of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.  The medal – Congress’s highest expression of appreciation – was awarded in recognition of the valor and dedication of these code talkers as members of our Armed Forces during World War I and World War II.
The term "Code Talkers" refers to Native Americans who used their tribal languages as a means of secret communication during wartime.

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