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 “Events” tab at the top of this page for luncheon dates and other details.

New 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 March 21st, 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.
(3) 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.
(4) A list of Guest Speakers (2015-2019), with links to bios and luncheon photos, has been added here.