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
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 17, 2020 Base Zoom Meeting
The November Thresher Base meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 @ 1930 virtually via a Zoom session.
Please refer to your email sent by Base Commander John McArdle dated Oct, 31 @ 1046 for the members only Zoom meeting URL.
58th USS Thresher Memorial Service
Due to the potential that Covid-19 pandemic restrictions will be placed on public gatherings, the 58th Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service will be held virtually on Saturday, April 10, 2021 @ 1300. Stay tuned for details.
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