Aerial Rocket Artillery Association


​The ARA Association Board of Directors is hosting Reunion 2023 in St. Louis, MO, September 20 - 24. Reunion HQ will be the Sheraton Westport Plaza Hotel, 900 Westport Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63146.There is a block of thirty (30) rooms; 25 Double Queens and five (5) King at $139.00 + $25.00 tax for a total of $164.00 per night. You may make reservations by calling the hotel reservation line, 314-878-1500, reference the group by name "Aerial Rocket Artillery Association" and giving the dates you will be there. The last day for guests to confirm a reservation under the event rate is August 30, 2023. If you have problems making reservations contact Nancy Paterson at 314-212-2137.

Wednesday (September 20) - Registration/check-in will start the day and will conclude with a Pizza Dinner ($10.00 per person) in the hospitality suite at 6:30 PM to welcome everyone. On Thursday and Friday you are on your own for activities in the St. Louis area. Business meeting will be held on Saturday morning between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. Afternoon is free to continue activities of your choosing. The Farewell Banquet will be at the hotel at 6:30 PM ($57.00 per person).

For full details of this reunion please refer to

STRAPHANGER GAZETTE Q2-23 (AKA Volume 15 number 4)