USS Cole

On this day eight years ago, October 12, 2000, the USS Cole was attacked by al Queda. 17 Sailors of the US Navy gave their lives in the defense of liberty. 39 others were wounded. The rest of the ships company fought to save their ship, and won. It was one of several unanswered salvos in the War on Terror. Let us pause a moment today and remember them.

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