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.
November 2013 Thresher Base Meeting
Two plated lunch menu options are being offered. Each menu option includes a salad, chef’s choice dessert and a coffee/tea station. Prices include an 18% gratuity and a 9% rooms and meals tax.
1. Apple Stuffed Chicken with Flag Hill’s Signature Maple Brandy Cream Sauce for $28
2. Butter Crumbed Baked Haddock with Seafood Newburg Sauce for $30
The dining room fits 60 comfortably. Registration will be on a first come/first serve basis for members & their partner.
To register, please download, print, fill-out and mail the following registration form along with a check made out to "USSVI Thresher Base" for the total amount to: Thresher Base Secretary Frank Hood, 5 Kessler Farm Drive, Apt 165, Nashua, NH 03063-7149
January 2014 Thresher Base Meeting
March 2014 Thresher Base Meeting
51st Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service
On Saturday, April 12, 2014, the 51st Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service 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. To request and invitation or to obtain additional information regarding the event, email Thresher Base Commander Kevin Galeaz at ThresherBase@comcast.net .
May 2014 Thresher Base Meeting
July 2014 WWII SubVet & Thresher Base Lobster Fest & Holland Club Induction Ceremony
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