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NORFOLK-- The Command Master Chief of USS Gunston Hall has been relieved for alleged inappropriate behavior, the Navy said Monday.

Command Master Chief Kelly Smith has been reassigned to Naval Surface Force, Atlantic while the investigation continues, officials said.

The relief occurred Saturday and the dock-landing ship is currently in port at Manama, Bahrain.

No permanent replacement has been named and the Navy didn't release information about the alleged misconduct.

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