The 8th & I Reunion Association
An organization of Marines
who served at
8th & I Streets, S.E.,
The 1958 Edinburgh Tattoo and the World's Fair
The 1st Plt of CGC, the 2nd Plt of MCI Company and the Color Guard travelled to
Edinburgh, Scotland to participate in its world-famous Evening Tattoo.
Augmented by the Parris Island Recruit Depot Band, and under the overall command
of Col. Robert Heinl of HQMC. it was the first American unit ever so invited.
Following their performances in Scotland, they travelled to Brussels, Belgium to
perform at the World's Fair of 1958.
The following photos were collected and submitted by Jim Meskan of the 2nd Plt.,
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