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Coast Guard

The team of Coast Guard Reservists who took over the training of the Korean Navy and its nascent academy at the former Imperial Japanese Navy base at Chinhae, South Korea, after the team of Regular Coast Guardsmen departed South Korea on orders by Coast Guard Headquarters.  The first team had been dispatched to South Korea soon after the end of World War II to assist the South Koreans in establishing their own Coast Guard.  Once the Koreans decided to develop a navy instead the Coast Guard active-duty contingent returned stateside. 

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