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Serving the Pocono Region
of Northeastern Pennsylvania
Eastern Region North, District 3

(Formerly Eastern District Two, USSVI)
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Pocono Base is the 70th USSVI Base to be formed.
Charter Received 15 Feb 2000.
There are over 13,000 members nationally.

The Pocono Base is a Boat Sponsor
  of the  USS Hyman G. Rickover (SSN-795)
 and the  USS Montana (SSN-794)

We support the following Submarine Restoration Projects:
USS Drum (SS-228)
— Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile, Alabama
USS Clamagore (SS-343)
— Patriots Point, Mount Pleasant, Charleston, SC

Our Next Regular Monthly Meeting
is Wednesday, 20 February, 2019

Base Meetings
are held Monthly,
on the 3rd Wednesday
of each month
at 19:00 hrs.
at the Wilson Fischer
American Legion,
Post 413,
248 Old Route 940,
Pocono Pines,

Wilson Fisher AL
Wilson Fischer
American Legion Post 413
Web Site

We are proud to support charities that support the military, and we support the Eagle Scout Program, BSA

Wounded Warrior
Fisher House

VALOR Clinic

Warwick Valley
Quilters' Guild
Quilts of Valor

Touch Of Home
Salvation Army
American Legion
Post 413
   Eagle Scout Program
Eagle Scout

Our Creed
" 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. "


The Pocono Base is grateful to the Wilson Fischer American Legion Post 413, Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania
for its continuing support and the use of its facilities in providing a meeting room for our regular meetings.

         Flag Retirement Program          American Legion site          Maps and Directions          POW MIA site          Best USSVI Site Award          not Found Wanting         


Books by fellow Submariners


The Trident Deception
Intrigue aboard a Trident ballistic missile submarine   
by Rick Campbell CDR USN, RET.
and his newest works, including Empire Rising

Deep Venture
A Sailor's Story of Cold War Submarines
by Gary Penley EN1(SS) (Used to be)

Poopie Suits & Cowboy Boots
     Life aboard a "nuke" during the Cold War
by Frank Hood & Charles Hood

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         Today is :          Last Upkeep   16 January, 2019