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
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.
Saturday, July 21, 2018 @ 1200
July Meeting, Holland Club Induction Ceremony & Lobster Bake
Seabrook American Legion
169 Walton Rd, Seabrook, NH
The July Thresher Base meeting featuring the Holland Club Induction & Lobster Bake will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2018 @ 1200 at the Raymond E. Walton American Legion Post 70, 169 Walton Road, Seabrook, NH.
Reservations with meal selection and payment are due no later than Saturday, July 7, 2018. To select your meal, please use the following on-line Google Form URL: https://goo.gl/forms/6PibZ4cLSemkLqYM2
Make your checks out to "USSVI Thresher Base" and mail to
Thresher Base Secretary Brian Stucker
132 Kennard Rd.
Nottingham, NH 03290
Due to the current market value of Lobsters, there is a $5 increase in the cost of the Double Lobster and Single Lobster meals.
This years Holland Club Inductees include:
James Atwood, USS Tinosa (SSN-606) (Currently residing in Guam)
Stan Fenberg, USS Sam Rayburn (SSBN-635)
Tom Gillen, USS Snook (SSN-592)
Greg Hankin, USS Sea Owl (SS-405)
Robert Kempkes, USS Albacore (AGSS-569)
Steve Lacey, USS George Washington (SSBN-598)
Bruce Vignola, USS Robert E Lee (SSBN-601)
Saturday, September 15, 2018 @ 0900
Thresher Base Meeting & Navy History Day
Albacore Park, 600 Market Street
Saturday, November 17, 2018 @ 1200
Thresher Base Meeting @ Newick's Lobster House
431 Dover Pt. Road, Dover, NH
To perpetuate the memory of our shipmates who gave their lives in the
pursuit of their duties while serving their country.
That their dedication, deeds and supreme sacrifice be a
constant source of motivation toward greater accomplishments.
Pledge loyalty and patriotism to the United States of America and its Constitution.
Realizing our Creed
49th USS Thresher Memorial Service
July 2012 Lobster Fest & Holland Club Induction
Honor & Respect
WWII Submarine Veterans at the 2009 Lobster Fest & Holland Club Induction Ceremony
Daniel Stacey Eagle Scout Court of Honor, 2011 Memorial Day Service @ Albacore Park