When were the US Marines founded?

Answer The modern US Marine Corps traces its roots to the Revolutionary War. On November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress established the Continental Marines, according to the Global Security Website. T... Read More »

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How was the US Marines founded?

By order of the Continental Congress.

Who founded the US Marines?

The Marine Corps was founded by the Continental Congress on November 10, 1775. The first Marine Officer was Capt Samual Nicholas and he began recruiting in Tunn Tavern which is in Philadelphia Pa.

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.

Who founded Baghdad, Iraq; when was it founded?

The city of Baghdad, Iraq, was founded by Caliph Al Mansur, who lived in the 8th century. There is evidence of civilizations in the area of Baghdad before this time, though not under the name Baghd... Read More »