Pacific Southwest Chapter


Swim Call, USS OLYMPIA (SSN 717)

NSL Pacific Southwest Chapter

The Naval Submarine League (NSL) is a professional organization for submariners and submarine advocates.

The Pacific Southwest (PACSW) Chapter is one of the ten regional NSL chapters.  It has about 500 members, located in 9 states (Southern CA, Southern NV, AZ, NM, TX, OK, KS, CO, and UT).

Luncheon meetings are held monthly at Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego, California.

See the new “Save the Date” page for upcoming luncheons and other local events.

New other items since last update:
(1) Details are posted here for a special March 27th visit to San Diego by CAPT (Ret) Tim Oliver, NSL Executive Director, for a get-together with updates and discussions over refreshments and libations.  Please RSVP by Saturday, March 23rd if planning to attend.
(2) The 2018-2019 Calendar of Events has been updated with the revised date/time of April 11 (4 PM) for the San Diego Submarine Social Event, with a talk by CAPT (Ret) Jim Bryant regarding the loss of USS THRESHER (SSN 593).  Click here or visit the Events page to view.  Please RSVP by April 4th, if planning to attend.
(3) Details for the April 12th opportunity to tour the Submarine Learning Center are posted here.  Please RSVP by April 8th, if yes.
(4) Details for the April 12th  Old Timers Luncheon & Tolling of the Boats are now posted here.
(5) Our next luncheon guest speaker Tuesday, May 14th will be Rear Admiral Ed Anderson, USN, Commander, Fleet Readiness Directorate, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command.
(6) A list of Guest Speakers (2015-2019), with links to bios and luncheon photos, has been added here.