Who is tougher the US Marines or UK Royal Marines?

Answer Tough question, and not designed to improve Anglo-American relations, so I'll have a Walfdorf Salad and say that both are very tough, and I would not want to get on the bad side of either. The US M... Read More »

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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.

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 is the difference between royal marines and royal marine reserves?

Royal marines join full time and do 32 weeks training Royal marines reserve are like the territorial army, you still have a job (teacher, doctor) but you do one weekend a month training for 18 mon... Read More »

How big are the Royal Marines?

In 3 commando brigade there are 3 Commando regiments. (40 Commando, 42 Commando and 45 Commando) Each as about 1500 commandos.Also the the fleet arm protection group (Commandos that work on ships) ... Read More »