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wan and the cruiser, and crashed 500
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depth charge patterns, and circled tor
ramming attacL on the contact. As the
tance closed letween the target and the
manfs.bow, ner crew braced themselves f
jarring shock of the collission. Tension 5
ihigh+as the P1 system sounded,,N200 feet I
N100 feet,W'U5Osfeet,U U20 feetQU'The sh
trembledas she approached her flank speee
WAny second ncwynjmen were saying in low
hushed, worried tones.
Mlngled regret and nappy relief rar
thru the crew when it was discovered tha
the 3targetH was notningjmore than a hug
tStill mere action was observed in
aftennoon of that second day at Okinawag
when a sudden1raid warning was received .
anti-aircraft fire was observed from.oth2Q
fOTmabiODS ClOSeebyQ 'Still no enemy airiw,
craft approached the Foreman!s group. The f '
Bight paSSSd-without significant events.,
The Morning of' March 27 A i ff
on the morn ing of March 27, the FQ
-man went to General Quarters at dawn, at
to airraids. She was not disappointed f
?t 0620? enemy bombers were sighted reia
me their deadly missiles .in the vici
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No more attacks occurred during the
of the 27th of Marche 1
on the 28th, at 1425,-the Foreman r
cuedNan American pilot from the sea,'whob
survived a plane crash close-by an esc
cruiserQ'In accordance with the custom.in
vogue among'NhMy ships, the Foreman recei
ice dream.for her crew from.the cruiser,
tc' The 29th saw four enemy aircraft bein
brought 'oo down with the Foreman's formatioH5
tho nonewdirectly attacked her.
'a The 30th was comparatiyely'peaceful,
with only one air raid alert being sound
The 31st of Mbrch was marked by the appr
into the formation of one enemy aircraft.
Other ships oyened fire, but the plane
outside the range of the Foremanfs batter
The remainder of the day'passed uneventf
Q 'EW now, the Foreman had come to kn
the f?3l-meaning of HFlash Red,H theafir
Of WhlC5 she Lad experienced back in 1944,
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