40 Commando Royal Marines (@40commando )

40 Commando Royal Marines

Bio Official Twitter account for 40 Commando Royal Marines. A highly trained Commando force, held at very high readiness by UK MOD for crisis response.
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Account created 21-04-2017 10:11:01
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Android : We have adopted a new Specialist Qualification (SQ) model, allowing a Marine to be multi-skilled before choosing SQ. Primary SQ (PSQ) and Secondary SQ (SSQ) are being overhauled by Specialist Wing, CTCRM. Later Tweets will detail these Future Commando Force developments.

Android : More than 1,000 sailors and Royal Marines have sailed on a three-month mission to the Mediterranean.

This is what the amphibious #LRGX deployment is all about. 🇬🇧 👇

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Android : 📽️ And now for the news. This week’s update comes to you from HMS Albion and features headlines from HMS Trent on NATO operations and 40 Commando Royal Marines on #FutureCommandoForce training. There’s also news on our minehunters.

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Android : Light it up

Members of 8 Bty FSTs conducting a heavy weapons package as part of their interoperability training with A Coy 40 Commado Royal Marines.


29 Commando
40 Commando Royal Marines
Commandant General Royal Marines
Royal Artillery

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Android : #Proud to co-host our #VJDay75 gathering with @40Commando. We paid tribute to all who served and sacrificed in the Far East, ultimately bringing the end to #WW2

At the going down of the sun and in the morning. We will remember them.
Somerset Lieutenancy High Sheriff of Somerset The Rifles

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Android : Today we mark #VJDay75, marking the day in 1945 when Tokyo sued for peace and free nations celebrated as World War Two ended.

#RoyalMarines played a significant role in the Pacific War and can be seen here landing in Burma.

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Android : Join us this Saturday at 11am as we lead the nation in a 2 minute silence, commemorating #VJDay75 and the many men and women who served and sacrificed to reach the end of #WW2. We will never forget.

Android : 📣 There are now just six days to go until #VJDay75

Follow the link below to discover how you can play your part in next week’s commemorations 👇



Android : Royal Marines have been preparing to deploy to the Caribbean during hurricane season.🚁

Exercise Merlin Storm has been focusing on testing the Commando Helicopter Forces ability to operate in a disaster assistance role.

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Android : C Coy depart for a nighttime helicopter assault.

Ex Merlin Storm has seen 40 Cdo working closely with the Wildcats, Merlins and Chinooks of Commando Helicopter Force (CHF) in readiness for any disaster relief operations in the Caribbean.

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