To perpetuate the memory of our shipmates who gave their lives in the pursuit of their duties while serving their country. That their dedication, deeds, and supreme sacrifice be a constant source of motivation toward greater accomplishments. Pledge loyalty and patriotism to the United States of America and its Constitution.
"To Honor Those Who Serve, Past, Present, and Future". Lest We Forget
A base is a chartered chapter of the United States Sumbarine Veterans Inc (USSVI). Smoky Mountain Submarine Veterans became a chartered base on the 24th of May 2006. There are 155 chapters nation wide and 5 chapters here in Tennessee.