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The Foreman retired again an the night of
April 1, and remained off Keraitaa Retrbo, on ,che
alert for air raids. kNone occurraa,
Enemy aircraft frequented the area through
out April 2 , and the Foreman weak to General
Quarters many times.
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l boiler, through her hull, and exploded 30
feet beneath the ship. a e ,
l The shlp was violently Jarred, men were
thrown to the deck, compartments were filledf
-with gear in scattered chaos, The No. l fire
room.flooded to the waterline, and the Fore
amanrs engines were put out of QOmmlSSlOH,
caualng total loss of light and power forward.
Repalr p3Ftl6S lmmedlately oegan.LQ pumpa
the flf6TOOmS, and te rig emergency power, at
O13h5 llght and power were restored, and the
shlp was able to proceed at 10 knots. ft 0212
ethe ship was ordered to enter Kerama Retto
harbor, and finally arrived at 0415. The re
mainder o?gthe day was spent undergolng emer
gency repairs. Two SGFlOUS,C3Su3lt1SS and I
three.minor ones were transferred for treat-
Deservlng of pralse for thelr conduct
durlng the emergency wene Raymond Anllker,
Water tender on watch lH No l flrenoom, and
Richard L ,Jaoobsen5 1D9Ch3Tg6 Repair Party
N0 o3, bOth+Of Whom dlsplayed unusual calm
ness and who a1ded miterlallj ln the Shlpls
early recovery from her chaos,
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