Royal Marines

The Royal Marine Corps, or Royal Marines (RM), is the marine corps and amphibious infantry of the United Kingdom, and forms part of the Naval Service (along with the Royal Navy and associated organisations). The Royal Marines were formed in 1755 as marine infantry for the Royal Navy. However, it can trace its origins back to the formation of "the Duke of York and Albany's maritime regiment of Foot" at the grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company on 28 October 1664.The Royal Marines are a maritime-focused, amphibious, highly specialised light infantry force of commandos.
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  • Vodafone creates world’s largest poppy

    … Runners have superimposed a giant poppy on the city of London, with help from Vodafone and its agency AKQA. As a tribute of remembrance on the 100th anniversary of World War I, Vodafone invited joggers to fill out the middle of a Poppy-shaped outline on top of the capital city. In total, 635 runners downloaded a dedicated Vodafone running app…

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