Semper Fidelis

Always Faithful. Always a Marine.

Latin for "always faithful," Semper Fidelis is more than the Marine Corps motto. Becoming a Marine is becoming the always faithful—true to the mission, to the Marines by your side, to the Corps, to your country.

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Semper Fidelis

Eagle, Globe
and Anchor

An honor that is earned

There is no greater symbol of the Marine Corps legacy than the Eagle, Globe and Anchor (EGA). The emblem represents the nation we defend, our global presence and our naval heritage.

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Eagle, Globe and Anchor

Many Roles
One Mission

Every role critical to success

All Marines have a specific role for which they are optimally trained in support of the overall mission.  And while each role comes with different responsibilities, the end results are accomplishing the mission.

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Many Roles One Mission

Community Impact

Making a Difference

Driven by an uncompromising sense of purpose, Marines are committed to helping others in their local communities.

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Community Impact

A Bold Step Forward

Meeting with a Recruiter

There is no better way to get a clear picture of life in the Marine Corps than with a knee-cap to knee-cap conversation with a recruiter who's served.

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A Bold Step Forward

 
 
 
 
 

Structure

Ship-to-shore, air-to-ground, door-to-door—there isn't a force more capable of facing down the threats of our time.

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An Enlisted Career

Starting with the first day of recruit training, recruits are assigned responsibilities designed to develop leadership skills

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An Officer Career

Being an officer is an exceptional challenge so the Corps only takes the best and the brightest.

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