April 2, 2019
Hampton Roads Base Leadership History
The Hampton Roads Base of the United States Submarine Veterans Incorporated was chartered on January 18, 1998 and by the end of that year had 18 members. Currently the Hampton Roads Base has 265+ members.
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August 1, 2018
Submarine Life Insight - the eternal vigilance of the Lone Sailor
July 1, 2018
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THE TRAGIC LOSS OF THE NUCLEAR SUBMARINE THRESHER 10 APRIL 1963
CAPT ZACK T. PATE, USN, RET.
RADM DAVID GOEBEL, USN, RET.
VADM GEORGE EMERY, USN, RET.
Released: June 2018
The USS Thresher SSN-593 Underway 1961 (Lost 55 years ago - 10 April 1963)
The USS Thresher (SSN-593) was the first in a...
May 26, 2018
Robert W. MacPherson CWO USN (Ret.)
I saw a line of sailors
They seemed so far away.
Their uniforms were brilliant white
Despite the cloudy day.
I couldn’t see their faces
Their rates, left arm and right,
But on and on the column grew
It really was a sight.
And then I saw another group