What was Chapter 27 about in code talker? The Japanese military command intends to try to bleed the Marines dry. As Ned had feared, some of the war’s bloodiest fighting is still ahead of them. It takes 83 days to fight across one ridge after another. The island is officially secured on June 2.
What happens in chapter 21 of code talker? Chapter 21 Summary: “Guam”
Ned’s division is supposed to land on Guam, but some of the force is diverted to assist on Saipan. Ned ends up on Eniwetok island, east of Guam, to wait. The delay benefits Ned’s unit, as the Navy spends two weeks shelling coastal defenses on Guam and wiping out Japanese planes as well.
What was Chapter 23 code talker about? The beginning of 1945 finds Ned on a tiny island called Pavavu. The island is covered with bugs, giant land crabs, and rats. But Ned and the other code talkers are kept busy creating code words related to amphibious warfare, since underwater demolition teams are being used to place explosives on enemy ships.
What is Chapter 22 about in code talker? During the last days of fighting on Guam, Ned gets shot in the shoulder by a Japanese sniper. He only remembers being carried to the medic by Georgia Boy. He later wakes up in the operating room on the hospital ship. The wound is small and, Ned says, hardly worth mentioning.