Welcome to the Poole and District Branch of the Royal Marines Association
Per Mare Per Terram:
The motto of the Royal Marines: Per Mare Per Terram (“By Sea, By Land”), is believed to have been used for the first time in 1775 and reflects the dual role of the corps that is still prevalent today.
What is the Royal Marine Commando ethos:
The ethos of commitment, teamwork and loyalty, combined with the commando Spirit is indicative of the modern marine. the four elements of commando Spirit; courage, de- termination, unselfishness, and cheerfulness in the face of adversity, are well known to all re- cruits by the time they complete commando training.
What are the Royal Marines' core values?:
Royal Marines Values & Standards Excellence - Integrity - Self-discipline - Humility - Courage - Determination Unselfishness - Cheerfulness.