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USS THRESHER (SSN 593) MEMORIALS

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  April 11 & 12, 2015

The Kittery Historical & Naval Museum, which has a nice exhibit about the Thresher, is going to be open this weekend on both Saturday April 11th and Sunday April 12th, from 10 am-4 pm.
The Museum is right next to Town Hall, on the opposite side from Memorial Park where the Thresher Memorial is located --
200 Rogers Road Extension; telephone 207-439-3080.

 

http://www.kitterymuseum.com/index.html

 April 11, 2015

52nd Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service at Traip Academy

 

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, the 52nd Annual USS Thresher Memorial Service, hosted by United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. Thresher Base, will be held at the R. W. Traip Academy Auditorium honoring the loss of 129 crew members, US Naval Submarine Officer Observers, and civilian support personnel aboard the USS Thresher during sea trials off the New England coast 52 years ago on April 10, 1963.

The memorial service will begin at 1300. The auditorium doors will open at 1100. R.W. Traip Academy is located at 12 Williams Avenue, Kittery Maine.

http://www.thresherbase.org/index.html

April 10, 2015
 Literary Luncheon with Author, D. Allan Kerr, “Silent Strength" author
 
Friday, April 10 at 11:45 am
Boothbay Harbor Town Hall, Boothbay Harbor, Maine 04538
 
All proceeds from book sales go toward the USS Thresher Memorial in Kittery.  Please register early for this event as space is limited.  To reserve lunch, payment is due at registration.  Registration closes on Thursday, April 9th.  Please stop by the library or call 633-3112 to register.
 
April 6, 2015
Silent Strength author D. Allan Kerr will be teaching a Workshop discussion of the USS Thresher disaster.
 
Monday April 6th, 9:30 am
South Coast Senior College at York County Community College in Wells, Maine.

 

http://www.yccc.edu/CECT/SoCoastSeniorCollegeAge50Plus