Are the merchant marines part of the military?

Answer The United States military has five service branches: Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard. The Merchant Marine is a civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Navy, and is only considered to be... Read More »

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How much do merchant marines get paid a month?

Salaries for merchant marines, people who work on a merchant sailing vessel, can vary greatly according to location and experience. However, on average, a merchant marine makes $3,750 per month, or... Read More »

What is the difference between the Merchant navy and Indian merchant navy?

· The Indian Navy is the naval branch of the armed forces of India. The Merchant Navy is a non-combatant commercial fleet, which deals with transporting cargo and occasionally, passengers, by sea... Read More »

Are the U.S. Marines in The Hunt for Eagle One MARSOC marines or regular infantry marines?

Most likely MARSOC. I don't recall seeing a specific unit given in the film.

What are the main differences between the Royal Marines and the US Marines?

The Royal Marines are a much smaller body of men who receive a longer and more intensive basic training and more advanced training in special operations skills.