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Posted by on Feb. 28, 2013 at 12:18 AM
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Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base

Located 45 miles north of Jacksonville, FL, Kings Bay houses Submarine Group 10, Submarine Squadrons 16 and 20, Strategic Weapons Facility, Atlantic and Trident Training Facility.  Submarines that are home-ported at Kings Bay include USS West Virginia, USS Maryland, USS Rhode Island, USS Wyoming, USS Georgia and USS Florida. 

 
Main phone numbers:  commercial (912)573-2000 or DSN 573-2001
 
Mailing address:  NSB Kings Bay, GA 31547
 
Population:   5,106 active duty; 8,329 family members; 2,453 civilians
 
Housing:  18 officer family units; 647 enlisted family units; wait averages one year; 154 unaccompanied officer units; 1,684 unaccompanied enlisted spaces (912)563-2056
 
Temporary lodging:  26-unit navy Lodge (912)882-6868
 
Family Service Center:   (912)573-4512
 
Schools:  None on base. 
 
Child Care:   Center for 282; 25 approved homes (912)673-2001
 
Health care:  Clinic.  Appointments 1(800)529-4677;
 
Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base has a large size commissary - (912)673-3310, a small exchange, a mall, and one mini-mall (912)882-6098.  Recreation at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base includes bowling, library, auto hobby, recreation center, golf, gym, tennis, swimming, outdoor activities, camping, and fishing.  
 
by on Feb. 28, 2013 at 12:18 AM
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doeyes
by on Apr. 9, 2013 at 7:24 AM
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You left out the USS Georgia. That is the one my son is stationed on and the one he will finish his 20 year enlistment on. He is celebrating 16 years of Submarine service this July and is on his 4th boat since enlisting.

darbyakeep45
by Darby on Apr. 9, 2013 at 7:47 AM
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Congrats to your son!  My hubby is a submariner:)

Quoting doeyes:

You left out the USS Georgia. That is the one my son is stationed on and the one he will finish his 20 year enlistment on. He is celebrating 16 years of Submarine service this July and is on his 4th boat since enlisting.


gunsgirl
by Silver Member on Apr. 9, 2013 at 12:16 PM

you also left out the Florida.  also it is RHODE island not THODE island, I do not think the louisiana is here anymore, I think it moved to WA.

 

we live in the area but are not attached to the base.

Cafe MichelleP
by Head Admin on Apr. 9, 2013 at 12:31 PM

Thanks so much ladies for the updated information! I appreciate it. You all really are the best resources!

doeyes
by on Jul. 6, 2013 at 3:30 AM

Bangor Naval Station & Bremerton Naval Station are acutally U S Naval Submarine Base Kitsap - Bangor & U S Naval Submarine Base Kitsap - Bremerton. My son was stationed there before being transferred to Kings Bay.

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