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Glossary of U.S. Naval Code Words

NAVEXOS P-474

--K--

KALEIDOSCOPE -- Cape Nelson Area, New Guinea

KAPPA -- Curacao, N.W.I.

KEENSET -- Sorlen Island, Ulithi Atoll, Yap Islands

KELVINATOR -- Lulua River, Belgian Congo

KENTUCKY -- Gingoog, New Guinea

KERBSTONE -- Arabia

KEROSENE -- Luschan Harbor, New Britain

KESTREL -- Calcutta, India

KEYRING -- Wellington, New Zealand

KEYWAY -- Yokosuka, Japan

KICKSHAW -- Canada

KIDNEYBEAN -- Aichi, Japan

KILKENNY -- Dulag, Leyte Island, P.I.

KILLJOY -- Timika, New Guinea

KILTING -- President Harry S. Truman

KINDLE -- U.S. Force in southeast England

KINDRED -- Omarakan A, Trobriand Island

KINGCRAFT -- Tau Hwa Island, Chusan Archipelago, China

KINGGRAB -- Operations against Wewak, New Guinea

KINGPIN -- Gulf of Boni, Celebes, N.E.I.

KIRA -- Aratu, Brazil

KIRKDALE -- Monserrato, Sicily

KITCHEN -- Ablingi Harbor, New Britain

KITCHENMAID -- Manado, Celebes, N.E.I.

KLAXON I and II -- Evacuation of Namsos and Narvik, Norway (2-3 May 1940) (G.B.)

KNAPWEED -- Toshien, Formosa

KNEECAP -- Albany, Western Australia

KNEEPIECE -- Harry Hopkins

KNIFEREST -- Occidental Province, Mindanao, P.I.

KNOTTY -- Manipa Strait, Moluccas, N.E.I.

KNOWLEDGE -- Kume Jima, Luchu Islands, Japan

KNUCKLEHEAD -- Russell Islands aerial patrol

KNUTE -- Omo Island, New Guinea

KODAK -- Aikuvuri, New Britain

KOHINOOR -- Chile

KOPJE -- Borinquen Field, Puerto Rico

KOURBASH -- Makin Island, Gilbert Islands

KRONE -- Suit, New Guinea

KRYTPON -- Aden, Arabia

KUDOS -- U.S. Army Bomber Force, East England

KUMQUAT -- Ugi Island, Solomon Islands


Select the first letter of the code word from the listing below:

A B C D E F
G H I J K L
M N O P Q R
S T U V W X  Y  Z

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9 February 1999