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  • K-Gun
    The weapon that fired depth charges to either beam or quarter of the ship, as opposed to those which were "rolled" into the sea from the fantail.
  • Kiddy Cruiser
    A sailor whose enlistment ends at age 21.
  • Knuckle
    A swirl of water made by a sub trying to evade a destroyer. The knuckle reflects sound just like the target.
  • Kumshaw
    Contraband - Sometimes related to "bribery". From the Chinese "Kam-hsia".
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