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Serving the Pocono Region
Eastern Region North, District 3
(Formerly Eastern District Two, USSVI)
Tom Denton ETC(SS/SW) CDR ERN/D3
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Pocono Base is the 70th USSVI Base to be formed.
Charter Received 15 Feb 2000.
There are over 11,000 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 Rescue & Restoration Projects:
USS Drum (SS-228)
— Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile, Alabama
USS Batfish (SS-310)
— Muskogee War Memorial Park, Muskogee, Oklahoma

Our Next Scheduled Meeting is
Wednesday, August 14th, 2024.
Note - 2nd Wed. Due to fair dates.

Picture Gallery/Activities

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

Wilson Fisher AL
Wilson Fischer American Legion Post 413
Web Site

We are proud to support charities [*] that support the military, and first responders, and we support the Eagle Scout Program, BSA
Fisher House


Wounded Warrior

VALOR Clinic

Warwick Valley
Quilters' Guild

Quilts of Valor

Touch Of Home
Salvation Army

Disabled American Veterans
Tunnel to Towers

Operation Chillout
American Legion
Post 413
Eagle Scout Program
Eagle Scout Program
[Click for list of Scouts]

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,  
and to 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


A bold plan to disable American strategic nuclear capability.   
The newest in a series by Rick Campbell CDR USN, RET.
All his works are at Amazon., Barnes&Noble, & BJ's Wholesale Clubs
Visit Rick's Informative and Entertaining WebSite.

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

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

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