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Title:MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR VICTIMS OF THE BOMBING OF USS COLE, SAN DIEGO, 18 OCTOBER 2000 [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6671
Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 2000s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Shots of rehearsal and of the ceremony itself on the quayside in San Diego. Close-up of service booklet says "Military Service in Remembrance of Our Fallen Shipmates - USS Cole (DDG)". Crew from various US ships attend, including "USS Cleveland".
Production Details: Directorate of Public Relations (Navy) Film and Photographic (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: None
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: Beta-SP
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 30; Running time: 30 mins (ca)
Notes: Summary: on 12 October 2000, the US Navy guided missile destroyer "USS Cole" was berthed in Aden, Yemen, for a routine stop when it was the target of a terrorist bombing. Seventeen sailors were killed and 39 others were injured in the attack.