After a mysterious illness strikes children from military families, Gibbs and the team investigate the cause. Meanwhile, Abby and Jimmy partner with the Naval Medical Research Center to determine the strain of illness, all in hopes of delivering a cure before the holidays. Also, Director Vance struggles with forgiveness as his estranged father-in-law makes a surprise visit to his home. Meredith Eaton and Ben Vereen guest star. Written by
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This takes place in December 2013. See more
When Abby interrupts Ducky and Palmer with a call to Gibbs on the monitor, he is seen turning his head towards it, however in the next shot his head is back in front of him while Abby is still calling his name. See more
Thought you were making him a Christmas cake.
Well, who says Christmas can't be patriotic? Besides, they were all out of green.