Training To Be a Marine: Understanding the Brotherhood With Vernon David Sears Jr.

Dedication and Hard Work

While physical fitness is essential in the U.S. Marine Corps , Vernon David Sears Jr. notes that it is the mental requirements that truly set Marines apart. The title of marine isn’t just handed out, it’s earned through hard work and determination.

Skills Required for the U.S. Marines

The United States Marine Corps is the maritime land force service branch which is responsible for conducting both expeditionary and amphibious operations. It features its own infantry, armor, artillery, aerial and special operations forces. Given that the branch performs such a wide range of functions, those wishing to enlist into its ranks are required to develop a wide range of specialized skills.

The Brotherhood Explained

For Marines, embracing hardship isn’t just about developing skill and becoming a better person physically and psychologically; it’s about forging a tight-knit community of individuals who are wholly dedicated to achieving excellence.

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