Thresher Base

United States Submarine Veterans

 

 

 

 

 

Thresher Base was chartered on

November 15, 1989 to perpetuate

the memories and honor the legacy

of the 129 gallant men

lost aboard USS Thresher

on April 10, 1963

 

 

 

 

  • Future Events

    Thresher Base holds six regular meetings per year on the third Saturday of the months of January, March, May, July. September & November. Additionally, Thresher Base hosts a Memorial Day service at Albacore Park as well as the Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service, held on the Saturday closest to April 10.

  • November 15th: Thresher Base Meeting at Flag Hill Winery & Distillery

    The November Thresher Base meeting will be held on November 15, 2014 at Flag Hill Winery & Distillery, 297 North River Road (Route 155), Lee, NH. The meeting will start at 1200 with an optional luncheon immediately following.

     

    Menu reservations with payment are required by October 30, 2014. Download, print, fill-out, and mail the menu options with payment to:

     

    Thresher Base Vice Commander John H. McArdle

    12 Meadowview Drive

    Plaistow, NH 03865-2766

     

    John's contact info is:

    ThresherBase.VCMDR@gmail.com

    603.382.9917

     

    Flag Hill is owned and managed by long time Thresher Base member & entrepreneur Frank Reinhold Jr..

     

    For additional information, contact Secretary Frank Hood at ThresherBase.Secy@gmail.com, or by phone at 603.809.5637.

  • December 13th: National Wreaths Across America

    Day Memorial Service at Albacore Park

    The annual National Wreaths Across America Day Memorial Service will be held on December 13, 2014 at Albacore Park starting at 1300.

     

    See: http://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/ for information on the National event.

  • January 17, 2015: Thresher Base Meeting at Newicks Lobster House

    The January 2015 meeting will be held on January 17, 2015 at Newicks Lobster House, 431 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH. The meeting will start at noon, with an optional self-ordered luncheon to follow.

     

    As with all Thresher Base events, wives, significant others, friends and potential new members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

  • March 21, 2015: Thresher Base Meeting at Newicks Lobster House

    The March 2015 meeting will be held on March 21, 2015 at Newicks Lobster House, 431 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH. The meeting will start at noon, with an optional self-ordered luncheon to follow.

     

    As with all Thresher Base events, wives, significant others, friends and potential new members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

  • April 11, 2015 (tentative planning date): 52nd Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service at R.W. Traip Academy

    On Saturday, April 11, 2015, the 52nd Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service hosted by USSVI Thresher Base will be held at the R. W. Traip Academy Auditorium honoring the loss of 129 crew members, US Naval Submarine Officer Observers, and civilian support personnel aboard the USS Thresher during sea trials off the New England coast 52 years ago on April 10, 1963.

     

    The memorial service will begin at 1300. The auditorium doors will open at 1130.

     

    The April 11, 2015 date is tentative pending approval from R.W. Traip Academy Principle and the Kittery School Department Superintendent.

  • May 16, 2015: Thresher Base Meeting at Newicks Lobster House

    The May 2015 meeting will be held on May 16, 2015 at Newicks Lobster House, 431 Dover Point Rd, Dover, NH. The meeting will start at noon, with an optional self-ordered luncheon to follow.

     

    As with all Thresher Base events, wives, significant others, friends and potential new members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

 

 

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