2nd Annual Hawaiian Luau

Luau 2021

The USS Silversides Submarine Museum cordially invites you to attend our second annual Hawaiian Luau to honor the 76th anniversary of the end of WWII. Sponsorship Opportunities GENERAL TICKETS – $100 Includes 2 drink tickets, dinner, and dancing. Hawaiian attire optional. LIEUTENANT– $250 2 Dinner Tickets 4 Drink Tickets 2 Complementary Glasses Mention in Program […]

2021 Fall Lecture Series: Vietnam – The Nurses

The Lecture series continues on September 27, 2021 with Connie Moore. Her topic will be on the Army Nurse in Vietnam. As you can see she is very well versed on the topic after having served as nurse in the Army and later as their historian. Her presentation will be broken into 3 parts. The […]

The Coast Guard in Vietnam with Captain Greg Ketchen

Captain Greg Ketchen US Coast Guard (retired, pictured at right) will discuss the little known history of the Coast Guards role in the conflict. He will recount many stories of personal bravery and the Coast Guards mission. Greg Ketchen is a retired U.S. Coast Guard Captain living on Cape Cod He is a volunteer at […]

October 11, 2021 The Air Force in Vietnam

Dr. Brian D. Laslie is Deputy Command Historian, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM). He previously served as the Historian, 1st Fighter Wing, Langley Air Force Base, Virginia from December 2009 to August 2012. During his time as a federal historian he has written three periodic histories and four […]

The lecture series continues October 25, 2021 with The Navy in Vietnam

Monday nights lecture is by Laura Orr. Laura is the Director of Education at the Hampton Roads Naval Museum in Norfolk, Virginia. Prior to that, she was the Education and Volunteer Coordinator at Fort Monroe’s Casemate Museum, and the Director of Interpretation and Education at Stratford Hall, the home of the Lees of Virginia. She […]