Updated October 1,
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.
In July, 1982 the
USSVI issued the Bremerton Base a
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