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Marines are a branch of a nation's armed forces intended to mount amphibious operations. Many countries describe these forces as "Naval Infantry". In most countries, Marines are not a separate service but rather an extension of the Army or Navy.
The role of a Marine force does differ between nations, and its composition may vary from nothing, to light infantry, to an all arms organization with infantry, armour, aviation, and all the support required to sustain that on the battle field.
This category contains articles about marine forces. Articles about individual Marines can be found through their home nation's related Marine article.
This category has the following 12 subcategories, out of 12 total.
- ► Disbanded marine forces (2 C, 13 P)
- ► Fictional Marines (3 C, 1 P)
- ► Marine forces history (5 C, 4 P)
- ► Marine corps personnel (5 C, 3 P)
- ► Netherlands Marine Corps (1 C, 2 P)
Pages in category "Marines"
The following 35 pages are in this category, out of 35 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).