Excerpt from The Link, Vol. 7: June 1949 Our supply squadron commander was aboard the rescue tug Clamp, No. 33, coming to our aid - too late! Bumping a reef, the Clamp withdrew and stood out to sea for fear of piling up along side oi us. I shall never forget that commander's last message: Equip all men with life jackets, stick to your ship and good luck! About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.