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Eighth U.S. Army (Forward)  

On the afternoon of 19 August, the bulge battle over, Eighth Army ordered the 1st Provisional Marine Brigade released from 24th Division control. The brigade, reverting to Eighth Army reserve, assembled in the south near Ch'angwŏn, east of Masan, where it remained until 1 September. [17-85]