Bremerton Base History
The Bremerton Base of the United
States Submarine Veterans (USSVI) was formed in November 1981
under the leadership of World War II Subvet, Tudor F. Davis.
He gathered together five others: Thomas Fiacco, Richard
Litscher, William Dean, Kenneth Kerns and Charles Whitlock
who were the founding members of the Bremerton Base.
Bremerton Base was 28 years old on November 5, 2009.
On November 5, 1981, the USSVI
granted the Bremerton Base a charter and the base was officially
in business. Tudor was elected Commander. All members that were
paid up by July 17, 1982 were considered Bremerton Base charter
members. There were 119 of them.