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.
July 4th, 2015: Bath, Maine Heritage Days Parade
Join with USS Maine Base & Thresher Base Recruiter Bob McAlpine representing USSVI & Thresher Base marching in the Bath, Maine Heritage Days Parade. The parade start time is 1000. The parade muster location and time will be published as soon as USS Maine Base pins it down.
If you would like to ride up to the event with Bob McAlpine, he can be reached via email at email@example.com & by phone at 603.772.3272.
July 18, 2015: Thresher Base Holland Club Induction & WWII SubVet Lobster Bake at Raymond E. Walton American Legion in Seabrook
The July 2015 WWII SubVet & Thresher Base Lobster Fest & Holland Club Induction Ceremony will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 @ 1200 at the Raymond E. Walton American Legion Post 70, 169 Walton Road, Seabrook, NH.
Thresher Base members David Woodman,
Richard Wilcox & Dennis Wagner will be inducted into the Holland Club by New England Region 1 Commander Peter Koester.
Reservations with meal selection & payment are required by the Sons of the American Legion two weeks prior to the event on Saturday, July 4th, 2015.
$30 for a Double Lobster
$25 for a Single Lobster
$25 for a Steak
Lobster meals include corn on the cob, steamers & chowder. Steak meals include salad, corn on the cob and baked potato.
To register, open and fill out the Lobster Bake Menu Selection Order Form. Mail a check made out for the total calculated amount to "USSVI Thresher Base" to:
USSVI Thresher Base Commander
1465 Hooksett Rd. Unit #239
Hooksett, NH 03016-1877
For additional event information, contact Kevin at
ThresherBase.CMDR@gmail.com or by phone at 603.268.0420
September 7-12, 2015: USSVI National Convention, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
The 2015 USSVI National Convention hosted by USSVI Requin Base will be held from September 7-12, 2015 at The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh, 1000 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
Event and registration details can be found on the convention website at: http://www.ussviconventionsteelcity2015.org/
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