Arlington Cemetery Dedication of USS Thresher Memorial

USS Thresher was a nuclear-powered submarine which broke up underwater on April 10, 1963 approximately 220 miles east of Boston. All 129… read more

USS Thresher was a nuclear-powered submarine which broke up underwater on April 10, 1963 approximately 220 miles east of Boston. All 129 people on board died: 16 officers, 96 enlisted men, and 17 civilian technicians. This ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery was to dedicate the USS Thresher Commemorative Memorial. Speakers include former Chief of Naval Operations John Richardson; Thomas Wiley, brother of USS Thresher crewmember John Wiley; and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-New Hampshire). close

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Arlington Cemetery Dedication of USS Thresher Memorial

Program ID:
464747-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 12, 2019 | 10:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 19, 2019 | 8:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 12, 2019 | 10:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2019 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2019 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2019 | 8:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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