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Glossary of U.S. Naval Code Words

NAVEXOS P-474

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JABBER -- Klagen, New Britain

JACKAROO -- Sape Strait, Flores Sea, N.E.I.

JACKASS -- Bla River, New Britain

JACKBOOT -- Attu Island, Aleutian Islands

JACKFROST -- Canada

JACKKNIFE -- Johnson Island, Pacific Ocean

JACKSTAY -- Sardinia

JACOBITE -- Kauai, Hawaii

JACONET -- Munda, New Georgia Island, Solomon Islands

JADE -- Perth, Australia

JAGUAR -- Alas Strait, Java, N.E.I.

JAILBAIT -- Pirau River, New Britain

JAKEY -- Cape Kamao, French Indo China

JAMBOREE -- Sep Sep Island, New Britain

JAMES -- Cocos Island, Solomon Islands

JAMES -- Kabanaki Village, Gilbert Islands

JAMJAR -- Naknek, Alaska

JAMORE -- Makassar City, Celebes, N.E.I.

JAMPUFF -- Nandi, Fiji Islands

JANE -- Assault landing from seaward to capture Tamatave, Madagascar (18 September 1942) (G.B.)

JANET -- Kuching, Borneo, N.E.I.

JANGLE -- Taruk Mission, New Britain

JANITOR -- Corsica

JAPONICA -- Tinghai, Chusan Islands, China

JARGON -- Bena Bena, New Guinea

JARRAH -- Onslow, Australia

JASMINE -- Kaub Island, New Guinea

JASPER -- Aikon, New Britain

JAVELIN -- Bali Plantation, New Britain

JEDDAH -- Port Prince Rupert [Ruper], British Columbia

JELLO -- Opol, P.I.

JELLY -- Tablos Strait, P.I.

JELLYFISH -- Umbolding, New Guinea

JEMMY -- U.S. Force in southwest Scotland

JERBOA -- Foggia, Italy

JEREMIAD -- Crete

JEREMIAH -- Mt. Bola, New Britain

JERK -- Wellington, New Zealand

JEROBOAM -- Wake Island

JEWESS -- Sandakan, Borneo, N.E.I.

JIBBOOM -- U.S.N. Force in Jamaica

JIBDOOR -- Rumung, Yap Island

JIFFY -- Waiwi Creek, New Guinea

JIGSAW -- Waren Airdrome, New Guinea

JIMJAM -- 2nd U.S. Naval Training Base, British Isles

JIVELAND -- San Remo Point, France

JOBLOT -- Nicaragua

JOCKEY -- Misamis Occidental, Mindanao, P.I.

JOEBLOW -- Kulu River, New Britain

JOGALONG -- Magdalene River, New Britain

JOHANNES -- Talasea Island, N.E.I.

JOHNSON -- Sauren, New Britain

JOLLYBOAT -- Hoji Island, Chusan Archipelago, China

JOMINI -- Pilelo Passage, New Britain

JOSHUA -- Waru, New Guinea

JOURNALBOY -- Java, N.E.I.

JUBILANT -- Airborne operations by 1st Allied Airborne Army under ECLIPSE conditions to safeguard and supply prisoner-of-war camps

JUBILEE -- Combined Allied raid on Dieppe, France (18-19 August 1942)

JUGGLE -- Waterloo, Sierra Leone, Africa

JUGGLER -- Coordinated operations against fighter factories by U.S. 8th Air Force and North African Air Force

JUGULATED -- Strategic positions selected for occupation upon Japanese withdrawal, collapse or surrender

JUICYFRUIT -- Baru, New Guinea

JULIET -- Baronga Island, Burma

JUMBLE -- El Obeid, Sudan

JUMBLE -- Taraua, New Britain

JUNO -- D-Day Beaches (Europe)

JUPITER -- Panguil Bay, P.I.

JURIST -- Occupation of Malaya, after Japanese surrender (18 August 1945)

JURYMAST -- Selaru Island, N.E.I.

JUVENILE -- Dobodura, New Guinea


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9 February 1999