Season 100 - Day 9 of 14

Military Installations

This military installation is officially known as the Naval Support Facility Thurmont and is located in Catoctin Mountain Park, Maryland. In 1935, Franklin D. Roosevelt converted the military installation into its current function - a country retreat of the president of the United States - and renamed the installation "Shangri-La". The presidential retreat received its current name in 1953 when President Dwight D. Eisenhower renamed the institution in honor of his father and his grandson. Under which name is the presidential country retreat commonly known?

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