Family members of brothers Mark and Harvey Jacobs hold a picture of the brothers during a ceremony honoring Tlingit code talkers on Monday, March 18, 2019. (Alex McCarthy | Juneau Empire)

Family members of brothers Mark and Harvey Jacobs hold a picture of the brothers during a ceremony honoring Tlingit code talkers on Monday, March 18, 2019. (Alex McCarthy | Juneau Empire)

Silent in life, Tlingit code talkers finally getting recognition

State honors five who saved lives with language in World War II

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