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11.08.2004

GIBBS AND HIS TEAM WORK TO CLEAR THE NAME OF A WORLD WAR II MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT, ON "NCIS," TUESDAY, NOV. 23

Golden Globe Award Winner Charles Durning ("The Kennedys of Massachusetts," 1991) Guest Stars as World War II Veteran Ernie Yost

"Call of Silence" -- Gibbs and his team must clear the name of an elderly Marine who confesses to murdering his best friend nearly 60 years ago, on NAVY NCIS, Tuesday, Nov. 23 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Tom Wright directed the episode from a script by Roger Director.

Golden Globe Award Winner Charles Durning ("The Kennedys of Massachusetts") guest stars as World War II veteran Ernest Yost.

An elderly Medal of Honor recipient, Ernie Yost (guest star Charles Durning), shows up at NCIS headquarters and confesses to murdering his best friend during a battle at Iwo Jima almost 60 years ago. Gibbs' gut tells him there is more to the story and, with the help of his team who are captivated by the warmth of the honored veteran, they work to solve the mystery and keep Yost from going to prison and losing his Medal of Honor.

NCIS Special Agent
Leroy Jethro Gibbs Mark Harmon
NCIS Special Agent
Caitlin Todd Sasha Alexander
NCIS Special Agent Anthony
DiNozzo Michael Weatherly
Dr. Donald "Ducky"

  Mallard       David McCallum
Abby Sciuto     Pauley Perrette

NCIS Agent Timothy
McGee Sean Murray
Ernie Yost Charles Durning
Faith Coleman Alicia Coppola
Superintendent Hugh Holub
Lt. Col. Douglas Griffith Himself Cpl. Ernie Yost Garette Henson
Cpl. Dale Kean Jason Alan Smith
Henry Ben Guillory
M.P. Jenkins Marc D. Wilson
M.P. Mueller Kevin Sizemore
Hitoshi Yoshida Lloyd Kino
Pvt. Bellows Scott Miles
Pvt. Stearns Marc Senter

RATING: To Be Announced