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Date: July 15th - 18th 2021

Location: Richmond, VA.

If your a veteran of the 39th Bomb Group or a relative of one, or a friend and would like to join the 39th Bomb Group Association, we'd love to have you. A membership application is available from the Association page or you may contact one of the people listed below for more information or e-mail us at:

Reunions are a great way to renew old friendships, share in the memories of your accomplishments, teach the younger generations the history of World War II, from those who were there, the veterans of the 39th Bomb Group (VH).

Reunion Headquarters will be at:

Delta Hotel Richmond Downtown 555 East Canal St. Richmond, Va. 23219
Local: (804) 788-0900
Fax: (804) 788-0791

Visit their web site
by clicking here


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General Property Information & Hotel and Room Amenities:

Experience the Delta Hotels by Marriott Richmond Downtown! Our hotel features rooms with beautiful views of the James River, spacious indoor pool, fitness center, fast free Wi-Fi, microwave & fridge, in-room safe, onsite parking & complimentary downtown shuttle. We are located near many of the city’s top businesses, such as Federal Reserve Bank, CoStar, SunTrust, UPS, VA Biotech Park, Dominion Energy & VA Commonwealth University; and are just minutes away from the VA State Capitol, Coliseum and Richmond Convention Center. Just outside our doors is Brown’s Island, host to many festivals and where you can embark on the best urban whitewater rafting & mountain biking in America! Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown is within walking distance of American Civil War Center, Altria Theatre, Dominion Arts Center & The National. Our 13,000 sq. ft. event space is perfect for meetings, conventions, weddings & more. Book Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown & enjoy the newest full service hotel in Downtown Richmond!

Rooms – for our reunion
  • King Room
  • Double Room (2 Beds)

Reunion attendees are responsible for making their own hotel accommodations and travel arrangements

Room Rate: $139.00, plus taxes/fees, per room per night for a King or Double. This does NOT breakast, however our attendees have been offered a discounted breakfast rate of $12.00. Rooms have been requested under the 39th BOMB GROUP with rates good from (check-in) July 14th thru (checkout) July 18th. You may make your reservations by calling (844) 631-0595 or you may make your reservations online by visiting the dedicated reservation portal set up for us by clicking here. Please RSVP to via email to Donna Wilems with your intent to attend by clicking here.

Cancellation of Room: If you find you are unable to attend our reunion and need to cancel your room reservation - rooms must be canceled at least 72 hours (3 days) prior to your scheduled arrival. Contact the hotel as they are the ones you made the hotel reservation with.

CUT OFF IS 15 JUNE 2021 After that date, we will be unable to assist you in getting the group rate and cannot guarantee room availability.

Check In: 4:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm

Hospitality Room: We will have a complimentary hospitality room for our use during our reunion to enjoy our time with comrades and family, however, our contract DOES NOT allow for outside food/beverages in the hospitality room.

Hotel Parking: rate is $15 per day for our attendees.

Airport & Airport Shuttle Service:

For those flying in there are 2 airports that service the area:

Richmond International Airport (RIC) is located (11.4 miles from our hotel) at 1 Richard E. Byrd Terminal Drive, Richmond, Va. 23250. Their web site is:

Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) is located (67.9 miles from our hotel) at 900 Bland Blvd. Newport News, VA. 23602. Their web site is:

Transportation from/to Airport: Our hotel DOES NOT offer airport shuttle service from either of the airports listed above. If arriving to Richmond Internation, the hotel recommends James River Transportation; fee: $36 USD (one way) on request. Estimated taxi is $30 USD(on way); If arrving through Newport News/Williamsburg the estimaded cost for a taxi is $60 USD (one Way) You may also want to check the Ground Transportation page of the respective airports for other options.

Driving In: click here

Make sure to mention you are with the 39th Bomb Group Reunion to get the correct rate.

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Reunion Information can be obtained by contacting:

Liz Van Kampen
5418 Honeysuckle Lane
Oregon, WI. 53711
(608) 335-4491
Email to:
Pete Weiler
3728 Aloha Drive
Sarasota, Florida  34232-5504
(941) 321-7602
Email to: