United States Submarine Veterans
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
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.
Roger Miller's Eternal Patrol Ceremony
Muster with your Thresher Base brothers tomorrow, Friday, January 31st at 1645 to honor the memory of Founding Thresher Base Member & Former Thresher Base Commander & Holland Club Member Roger Miller at the Tasker Funeral Home, 621 Central Avenue, Dover, NH. 03820.
For directions, fill out your starting address in the "Get Directions" box at http://www.taskerfh.com/fh/facilities/facilities_directions.cfm?page=1&fh_id=12298.
March 2014 Joint Thresher Base & USS Maine Base Meeting
51st Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service
On Saturday, April 12, 2014, the 51st 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 50 years ago on April 10, 1963.
The memorial service will begin at 1300. Attendance is open only to those who have received an invitation and sent in their RSVP.
Invitations will be sent to USS Thresher family and former crew members on February 8th. USSVI members will receive an email invitation. RSVP's are due on March 15th. Email your RSVP with the names in your party to Thresher Base Commander Kevin Galeaz by email at ThresherBase@comcast.net or by phone 603.268.0420.
Name-tags will be made up for all USS Thresher family and former crew members identified in the RSVPs.
To request and invitation or to obtain additional information regarding the event, email Thresher Base Commander Kevin Galeaz at ThresherBase@comcast.net or phone 603.268.0420.
May 2014 Thresher Base Meeting
July 2014 WWII SubVet & Thresher Base Lobster Fest & Holland Club Induction Ceremony
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