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USS Cole - Hull Damage Control

USS Cole - Hull Damage Control American History Famous Historical Events Tragedies and Triumphs Disasters

After the USS Cole was attacked, in October of 2000, sailors needed to control the damage.  This image depicts the results of plugging efforts intended to seal a propeller-shaft bulkhead which became unsealed during the attack. 

It was an important repair because the area was located near a flooded area aboard the ship.


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U.S. Navy Photo.

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