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.
Saturday, June 24, 2023 @0730:
USS Albacore Hands On Rig For Dive
600 Market St, Portsmouth, NH
Join your fellow Thresher Base members and USS Albacore crew members at the second 'Hands On Rig For Dive' for the Hooksett Boy Scout Troop 603 on Saturday, June 24 @ 0730 at the USS Albacore, 600 Market St, Portsmouth, NH. Your role will be to help the scouts find the color coded valves on their qual card, helping them complete the compartment rig for dive procedure, and finally, conduct a simulated dive.
The plan of the day is as follows:
Directions to the USS Albacore can be found via the following link: Directions to USS Albacore.
Saturday, July 15, 2023 @1200:
July Thresher Base Meeting
Newick's Lobster House
431 Dover Point Rd., Dover, NH
Join your fellow Thresher Base members at the July 2023 meeting on Saturday, July 15 @ 1200 at Newick's Lobster House, 431 Dover Point Rd., Dover, NH.
Directions to the Newicks Lobster House can be found via the following link: Directions to Newicks Lobster House.
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