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The Royal Marines
A Band And Drums Of The Royal Marines Light Infantry, by P. Simkin, & a Vctorian scrap, printed for people to collect & paste in their scrapbooks..Shown wearing the pre - 1902 uniform. The RMLI didnt adopt all the features of Lght Infantry after they were designated RMLI in 1855, retainin...
30 Photographs From The Falklands War
On 2 April 1982, Argentinian forces invaded the British overseas territory of the Falkland Islands. Three days later the UK dispatched a naval task force to reclaim the islands. Here are 30 photos from the conflict.
Royal Marines Young Officers Conduct Beach Landing Exercise
Pictured are Young Royal Marines Commando Officers (YOs) conducting a beach insertion exercise. Amphibious capability demonstration. During the demonstration, HMS Bulwark deployed wave after wave of Royal Marines Commandos and craft varying from Vikings to Challenger tanks. The Royal Marines are the Royal Navy's amphibious infantry and the United Kingdoms commandos. The Royal Marines began their existence as marksmen on the decks and rigging of warships. At present, they operate from the air…
Soldiers of the 45 Commando Royal Marines, attached to 3rd Infantry Division for the assault on Sword Beach, pass through a street of Colleville-sur-Orne, 10 Km NE from Caen, on their way to relieve forces at Pegasus Bridge. Normandy, France. 6 June 1944.
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Royal Marine Commandos Training with Albanian Forces
Royal Marine Commandos from the Response Force Task Group (RFTG) conducting amphibious training alongside their Albanian NATO counterparts (right). The training took place in the Vlore Naval Base training area as part of Exercise Albanian Lion. ------------------------------------------------------- Photographer: PO(Phot) Sean Clee Image 45154656.jpg from www.defenceimages.mod.uk For latest news visit www.mod.uk Follow us: www.facebook.com/defenceimages www.twitter.com/defenceimages
Joining the Royal Marines | Be a Royal Marines Commando
Could you become part of the world’s most elite amphibious force and wear the coveted green beret? It’s not for everyone. Digging deep to aim high, you’ll stop at nothing. In the most hostile environments, and on the most treacherous terrain. You’ll...
History - Falklands Conflict Gallery
Why is the battle for these strategically unimportant islands in the South Atlantic still remembered today? By Major General Julian Thompson.
Royal Marines from 45 Cdo in Norway
Pictured are members of Whiskey Company, 45 Commando Royal Marines during a live firing package in Norway as part of their Winter Deployment. Photographer: LA(Phot) Nick Tryon www.defenceimages.mod.uk
Royal Marines Reserve on Instagram: “A Royal Marine from X-Ray Company, 45 Commando assault the final objective in Rinkenby, Sweden on Baltic Protector. Royal Marines of 45…”
2,265 Likes, 6 Comments - Royal Marines Reserve (@royalmarinesreserve) on Instagram: “A Royal Marine from X-Ray Company, 45 Commando assault the final objective in Rinkenby, Sweden on…”
How modest Dick and his band of SBS 'pirates' wreaked havoc on the enemy
The heroic exploits of the Special Boat Squadron in defeating the Nazi war machine are outlined in a thrilling new book
"Slaughter was commenced before Lieutenant-colonel Tarleton could remount another horse, the one with which he led his dragoons being overturned by the volley… The loss of officers and men was great on the part of the Americans, owing to the dragoons so effectually breaking the infantry, and to a report amongst the [Loyalist] cavalry, that they had lost their commanding officer, which stimulated the soldiers to a vindictive asperity not easily restrained."