I would like to thank Birmingham and the city council for bestowing the Freedom of the City on the Royal Marines
, granting us the privilege to march through the city with drums beating, colours flying and bayonets fixed.
The Marines visit the schools regularly - in memory of local man Gordon MacPherson, a Royal Marine
who was killed in action in the Falklands.
I also had the privilege of taking part in the 350th anniversary of the Royal Marines
Beating Retreat on Horse Guards Parade, London.
Corporal Liam Eley is the first ever Royal Marines
chef to |join the crew of a Royal Navy warship
| Sgt Richard Harley, below left, from Finham, won a top forces photographic award for these shots taken on exercise in the USA
A distinguished Royal Marines
general yesterday called for leniency towards Marine A, whose identity is protected.
London, Oct 15 ( ANI ): Five British Royal Marines
have reportedly been charged with murder over an incident in Afghanistan in 2011.
Five Royal Marines
face murder charges over the killing of an Afghan insurgent, while four have been released without charge.
Lieutenant Colonel Tim Purbrick, spokesman for Task Force Helmand, said: "It is with deep regret that I have to inform you of the death of a Royal Marine
from 42 Commando Royal Marines
in the Sukmanda area of Nahr-e Seraj district in Helmand Province.
They are being followed by Royal Marines
Force team with a total of nine medals, including one gold, four silver and four bronze.
Irreproachable Character--The Award of the Royal Marines
Meritorious Service Medal, Royal Marine
Historical Society, 2005, The Gift Shop, Royal Marines
Museum, Eastney, Southsea, Hampshire PO4 9PX, 30 [pounds sterling]
The British Royal Marines
took the beach in short order.