317th Veterans Group Joint Reunion
Dayton , Ohio
Wed. Sept. 28 – Sun. Oct.2, 2022


This  317th Veterans Group reunion will be a joint reunion with the Berlin Airlift Veterans Association. Also taking part in this reunion will be members of the Burtonwood Association and the Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation. Burtonwood Airbase in England and the 317th Troop Carrier Wing both took part in the Berlin Airlift. The Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation will be flying their C-54 “Spirit of Freedom” to the reunion, and it will be open for visits at the nearby Green County Airport. The 317th Airlift Wing may have a C-130J parked there as well if their schedule permits. All four of these organizations have a common link in with the Berlin Airlift which will make for a historic and memorable gathering.

Our reunion hotel is the Hope Hotel and Conference Center located at Gate 12A of Wright Patterson Air Force Base.  A block of rooms has been set aside for us with a room rate of $119.63 this rate includes taxes and complimentary buffet breakfast. Our room block will expire on Friday, September 9th after that date room bookings will be based on availibility. If you need to cancel your hotel reservations , you may do so without penalty if you notify the hotel 24 hours before the date of your reservation. To make your reservations: phone the hotel at (937) 879- 2696 and tell the reservation clerk the reunion identifier:  "Berlin Airlift Veterans Association 2022".  This will get you the group discount room rate which is also good for two days on either side of the reunion dates.

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Reunion Schedule