Book Signing by Rick D. West

Book Signing

Book Signing with MCPON #12 Rick West
Friday, April 12, 2019 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm
at the Submarine Force Library and Museum

"Breaching the Summit" will be available at the Nautilus Ship's Store for $25 + tax.

West was the first senior enlisted leader to serve as Fleet Master Chief for both
operational fleets. Rick West became the 12th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) on December 12, 2008 and retired from active duty in January 2013.

Book signing Flyer

Scavenger Hunts and Self Guided Tours

For individuals or groups that would like to add some fun or enhance their museum visit while still taking things at their own pace the museum offers various scavenger hunts and self guided tours as well as a phone tour. Inquire at the information desk or download and print from:

Films Currently Playing at the Museum

Museum Theater: A Century of Silent Service: Part I 45 minute film covers the early history of the Submarine Force through WWII. Begins at top of each hour.

Mini-Theater: Forty One for Freedom 20 minute film covers the design, construction and purpose of the Navy’s earliest ballistic submarines during the Cold War. Continuous.

DATES: Year Round
TIMES: Continuous
LOCATION: Museum Theater & Mini- Theater

Submarine Community Events

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