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The 16th Branch Base is a Marine Base and the seat of the 16th Marine Branch in East Blue. It is commanded by Captain Nezumi. The 16th branch commanders code to the headquarters is 0073.[2]

It was this branch which is responsible for the region of Conomi Islands which is where Cocoyasi Village belongs. It was also the one responsible for turning a blind eye on the activities of the Arlong Pirates and their tyrannical reign on Cocoyasi.

The 16th Branch beaten up by Zoro for trying to spoil the Straw Hats' victory.

They were also tipped off by Arlong and invaded Nami's and Nojiko's home and confiscated all Beli.png93,000,000, that Nami had gathered to buy her village's freedom. Their commander is later beaten up by Nami for it. Humiliated and injured, Nezumi furiously retreated to this base to report Monkey D. Luffy as a pirate to the Marine Headquarters.

Manga and Anime Differences

The cameo in the anime.


  1. One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 11 Chapter 94 and Episode 43, The 16th Branch is introduced.
  2. One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 11 Chapter 94 and Episode 43, Nezumi says his marine code on the Den Den Mushi.

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