On the 7th March 1918 the Kings Badge and Kings Squad was instituted by King George V.
Until we serve in a 'Kings Squad' and receive our Green Beret we are not classed as Royal Marines
Kings Squad photo is the most important piece of information to record all
who eventually became Marines. It also picks up on those who were back squadded
The Deal photo will show all who joined up
Kings Squads Photos
The change over from Squads to Troops was during March 1971.
John Bates remembers he was a member of the 938 Squad for a week before it changed to 1 Troop
If you would like your Kings Squad / Troop photo added to this site.
Please send photo and date passed for duty to <email@example.com>
Please make sure the size and quality of the photos are reasonable, and have names included
At a later date this site will be handed over to an RM Organisation
Thanks for your interest and time