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"The Indigenous Personnel"
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Korean housegirls The Officers at K-8 had Korean "House Girls" to wash our socks, make the beds, and not much else. They played an incredible teeter totter game in which the board was placed over a hump of earth and they alternately launched each other into the sky.

"Honey Buckets"

No one who has ever visited Korea will forget the smell of the "Honey Bucket" on the way to fertilize the fields.
"Honey Buckets"

Korean irrigation system Korean Irrigation system - The ancient way of moving water near Kunsan.

Downtown Kunsan was mostly off limits. downtown Kunsan

an Oriental gentleman A distinguished Oriental gentleman on his way to an important meeting.

A Korean "Dump Truck"

The Koreans could haul prodigious loads on these A-Frames. When we were successful in destroying the trucks in North Korea they still moved the ammo to the front with these wooden racks.
a Korean "truck"

"ugly man" "First place winner in the Ugly Man Contest"

This man was the flight line janitor and was at least 5 feet tall. But he could do a lot of work.


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