United States Submarine Veterans
55th Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service
Live Streaming Internet Broadcast
The 55th Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service held Saturday, April 7th @ 1300 will be broadcast live over streaming Internet video.
The broadcast is provided by Thresher Base for those USS Thresher Family & Former Crew members who are unable to attend, including Submarine crews, USSVI Bases, & NAVSEA facilities that are located outside our region. Tune in to join with us in creating an international sense of community to remember the 129 men lost aboard USS Thresher 55 years ago on April 10, 1963.
The URL of the streaming video will be generated by YouTube just prior to the broadcast at noon. When available, we will upload the URL onto the Thresher Base Facebook page. The URL is anticipated to be located below the top level URL for the Thresher Base YouTube account.
This years program will feature brief remarks from Victoria Sallade, USS Thresher Family Member Coordinator, on behalf of the USS Thresher Family & Former Crew, that will communicate Thresher family support for the families and former crew of the men lost aboard USS Scorpion (SS-589) 50 years ago on 22 May 1968.. In addition, Victoria will communicate Thresher family support to the families and former crew of the men and women recently lost aboard ARA San Juan (S-42) on 15 November 2017. Thresher Base will be notifying the families and supporters of both boats of the live broadcast.
Invitations & RSVPs
Wreath Laying Ceremony
Internet Video Broadcast