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AAA Antiaircraft artillery
Abn Airborne
ACSI Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence
Admin Administration
AFF Army Field Forces
AFFE Army Forces, Far East
an. Annex
AU Army unit
BAR Browning automatic rifle
Bn Battalion
Br Branch
CCF Chinese Communist Forces
CG Commanding general
CinC Commander in chief
CINCFE Commander in Chief, Far East
CINCPAC Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet
CINCUNC Commander in Chief, United Nations Command
CINFO Chief of Information
CMS Constructive months service
Cmte Committee
CofS Chief of Staff
COMNAVFE Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Far East
Comd Command
Conf Conference
Cong Congress
Corresp Correspondence
DA Department of the Army
DA-IN Incoming message
DCofS Deputy Chief of Staff
Dept Department
DF Disposition Form
EUSAK Eighth U.S. Army in Korea
FA Field artillery
FEAF Far East Air Forces
FEC Far East Command
G-1 Personnel section of divisional or higher staff
G-2 Intelligence section of divisional or higher staff
G-3 Operations and training section of divisional or higher staff
G-4 Logistics section of divisional or higher staff
G-5 Civil affairs section of divisional or higher staff
Hist History, historical
ICRC International Committee of the Red Cross
Instr Instructions
Intel Intelligence
Interv Interview
IRO International Refugee Organization
J-1 Joint Staff personnel section
J-2 Joint Staff intelligence section
J-3 Joint Staff operations section
J-4 Joint Staff logistics section
J-5 Joint Staff civil affairs section
JCS Joint Chiefs of Staff
Jnl Journal
JSPOG Joint Strategic Plans and Operations Group
KATUSA Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army
KCOMZ Korean Communications Zone
KMAG United States Military Advisory Group to the Republic of Korea
KSC Korean Service Corps
LST Landing ship, tank
MAAG Military Assistance Advisory Group
MAC Military Armistice Commission
MIS Military Intelligence Service
NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization
NPRJ National Police Reserve Japan
NSC National Security Council
OCA Office, Comptroller of the Army
Opnl Operational
Opns Operations
ORO Operations Research Office
PIR Periodic Intelligence Report
Plng Planning
POR Periodic Operations Report
POW Prisoner of war
Rcd Record
RCT Regimental combat team
ROK Republic of Korea
ROKA Republic of Korea Army
RandR Rest and recuperation
SCAP Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers
Sec Section (office unit)
sec. Section (document)
Secy Secretary
Sess Session
SGS Secretary of the General Staff
TAC Tactical Air Command
TAG The Adjutant General
Teleconf Telephone conference
UNC United Nations Command
UNKRA United Nations Korean Reconstruction Agency

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