Andrew L Foreman (DE 633) - Naval Cruise Book

 - Class of 1945

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Fi' 1 5 i 1 w I , 1 1 , ,,n.,.- if-e. gi e 28 4' , Q 4, , r on t5Q 29th of May, the Foreman receiygf her new orders. enReturn to Okinawau passeoi Y through the orew's grapevine. The Foreman wmv going baok.,4g.back into the thick of it. jf A11 hands were alert, for this time they knel -whai iheyfwerejfacing. f e h ,fQL e' Now they were in another fleet, and umif Admiral Halsey. The Third Fleet was now theg fighting fleet.e And there the Foreman was,E ready again toxdo her part in the biggest dia paignqof the Wer.e m Q ff e rArriving at Okinawa on the 3rd of Juhef 1 1 . warwwiSe little veesel was immediately at her when two air raid alerts were received thatln ' ' - .-.- . x e A new kind Cf menace else appeared, WQQ warning was received oh the next day bf angqg PT5aChiHE tropical typhoon,. But it spent ig' Self before approabhing Okinawa. 'L ,ig , v . e Q Un th? Sth Of June, the Rough Rider r?? ceived her orders to take patrol station ogg L " kgeiuawa. The Foreman on the Uping lineu aggfr She remained on this duty until June-4,-. has ' rr 4 "

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.mm ineweuflcjrd, and during her assignment, received WPPTOJU-mately 33 air raid warnings, each one ii cf T921-aught with the ,dangers of Kamikaze attack 2 Q5 On the llth of June, a Ubogeyn was picked 1 at lO.miles, circling the FOFGm3HfS bow. closed to 5 mlles, CDOSSlHg to the star- Vlegt, waoarsd, when it was visually sighted and ident- tymsiried as an enemy reconnaissance bomber USQnLw Ebrmalt closed to 3 miles5 passing down the Fore gxrbntanis starboard beam,'and as the accompanying mlestroyer ,opened fire, the 'enemy aircnsraft started a suicide dive on the Foreman. She opened fire, divertlng the plane from.1ts Qgfd Ofiattack, and it crashed close aboard the stern fxakhpf-the destroyer in the AA Formation, the Fone eeeiveeman credited with an assist in its destructlca N , Raids continued dailya Men were sometimes ffftmffcalught in the showers unclothed when an alert ' Gawsouuuded. Otherswere forcedemto leave food 9 it Siduringl meal to man their battle stab . ctinns. All hands survived on about an average 3 to A hours sleep a day. Many days were . ghPhaSpent almost wholly at General Quarters. Raln smtmand heavy seas further complicated the task glgghofsdegegting andfcombatting Kamikaze attacks, 31 ..... T h Fr 1 fs fifth action against dlrect 'me enemgr Zirgggglinassaults occurredvon the 22nd ..,29.., n ea FO I, . 5 U tieoi e C .. i , n Q h h n . ft , ,. ,, 7,MQdX V A -L-1:1

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