Thresher Base

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

Future Events

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, November 17, 2018 @ 1200

Thresher Base Meeting @ Newick's Lobster House

431 Dover Pont Road, Dover, NH

The November 2017 Thresher Base meeting will be held at Newicks Lobster House, 431 Dover Point. Road, Dover, NH.


A self-pay luncheon will follow the meeting.

Saturday, December 15, 2018 @ 1200

National Wreaths across America Ceremony

Albacore Park
600 Market St., Portsmouth, NH

Join your fellow Thresher Base members, Veterans from other US Military Services &  supportive civilians for the National Wreaths  across America Ceremony at Albacore Park.


The brief ceremony will start promptly at noon coincident with ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery and 1443 other cemeteries across our Nation.


The first portion of the ceremony will be held indoors, followed by the wreath laying in Albacore Park's Memorial Garden.


Help us promote this event by inviting other Veterans, friends and associates to join with you in paying tribute to our Veterans who have given their life to protect our Nation.


Albacore Park is located at 600 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH










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