USS Thresher (SSN-593)
USS Thresher  (SSN-593) Ships Patch
Plaque Thresher

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USS Thresher (SSN-593)

USS Thresher on the Surface

USS Thresher (SSN-593), lost  with all hands on April 10, 1963.

The following is a listing of more than 300 personal memorial pages on this site for the men who are known to have been lost while in service in the US Submarine Force after the end of World War II.

Specifically, these are men who lost their lives while serving in the U.S. Submarine Force in the period from September 2, 1945, up to the present day.

Additionally, former submariners who were killed in the attacks committed against the United States on September 11, 2001, are included.

For information arranged by the name of the vessel, please view the listing of submarines that sustained losses after World War II.  There is also an "Additional Losses" page for listings of men were lost during this period while serving on vessels that were not sunk.

For a complete listing of men lost on USS Thresher (SSN-593), each with a photo and short biography, please visit the excellent memorial website, USS Thresher 593. - Post WWII Losses (External Website)

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The Los Angeles Pasadena Base of the USSVI is the officially recognized custodian of the National Submarine Memorial, West. LA/PAS Logo Patch