The 8th & I Reunion Association
An organization of Marines
who served at
8th & I Streets, S.E.,
Historical Documents on the Creation of "Shangri-La" - Camp David
In 1992, 8th & I Marine Donald B. Keelan, C.P.A., Ceremonial Guard Company, 3rd Platoon and Body Bearers Section, 1957-1960, Arlington, VT, spent a week at the FDR Library doing research for his novel, THE SECRET OF CAMP DAVID (Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc., Pittsburgh, PA 15222). During his research, he was able to make copies of the original documents related to the 1942 establishment of Shangri La (Camp David).