Do the Marine force recon marines learn hand to hand combat?
Yes,it is a rule that you must learn martial arts in-order to be a marine.But some marines never did because the rule was issued after there time
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Recon Marines are JTF (Joint Task Force) with SOCOM though they report directly to MARSOC (Marine Special Operations Command). Because of all of the Intel flowing in to these organizations, they must be separate. These organizations make COMS (communications) with each other at all times in order …to inform ground operators of the current situation. Almost all of the time in ground combat operations, MARSOC, SOCOM, and NATO (National Atlantic Treaty Organization) will be working together in actions labeled as either JTF or CAX (Combined Arms Exercises). The MOS name being Reconnaissance Marine MOS#0321. This elite group of marines are trained to do missions by land, air, and sea infil and exfil (infiltration, exfiltration) similar to the Navy SEAL. Their primary mission is to secure and monitor their AO (area of operation) along with sending Intel to command regarding enemy POS (position) and build up. A recon marine is responsible for giving his commander instructions as to what he should do regarding the placement and advancement of other friendly/Coalition units in the AO. Where SEALS and Recon Marines are very similar is that both units execute missions by Land, Air, and Sea infil, and they carry out missions pertaining to rescue/elimination/Identification and verification/retrieval of HVT's (high value target), HVI's (high value individuals), as well as exfil by similar methods including the use of SDV's (seal delivery vehicles - small submersible vehicles used to transport soldiers in amphibious combat operations. Both SEALS and Recon Marines main goal other than their objectives is to remain undetected. They are not so hardcore that their 4-man team can take on 500 men in their AO. Both special operations teams do everything possible to remain undetected. The reason why they have such a devastating effect in combat is largely due to their stealthy tactics, They will surround you without your knowledge, and suddenly C4 goes off, M249's and M4A1's start blasting off. But only for a few minutes, as no 4-man team can suppress a whole platoon on their own land for long, that's why they do their job effectively, in and out. Hence the Marine Force Recon motto, "Swift, Silent, Deadly". For example, an ORP (objective rally point) is set so that when an HVT is eliminated or Intel is retrieved (whatever the case), the operatives can get in and out as fast as possible remaining undetected without carrying all of their non-combat gear. By hitting the enemy so fast and hard, their reaction forces cannot reach the area of conflict in time, that's if the target can even make COMS before dying. Once the objective is executed, the small group will make its way back to the ORP to gather their excess gear and as well to rest (because sometimes, you have to run 6 miles through the forest to get a safe distance from where their previous engagement). After all of this, they make their exfil and come back home. ( Full Answer )
No. But once you sign those papers you can not touch it again or it will give you a dishonorable discharge.
Answer: . Hand to hand combat is the engagement of two or more combatants without the use of a firearm. this includes sword fighting, karate, etc,.
In real life, volunteer and see if you can qualify for MOS 0326. (For the video game , see the related link.) --- If you are not enlisted yet, and you are signing up for enlistment (reserve cannot take this MOS): 1. Talk to your recruiter, all recruits coming out of boot camp are eligible for B…RC (Basic Recon Course), though not all will get the opportunity right away due to limited number of candidates allowed to take the course at one time. 2. Finish Basic training and prepare yourself physically and mentally (boot camp was absolutely nothing compared to recon training) 3. Keep applying for a shot at BRC Indoctrination because your chances of being accepted as a new candidate is slim. Recon looks for men with experience in ground combat operations, (especially intel, logistics, and officers). 4. Keep your fingers crossed for acceptance. (Note - "Force recon" is for higher-ranked officers ONLY. "Battalion recon" is what you're looking for if you're a grunt.) ( Full Answer )
First off, the two are very different. SEALs (SEa Air Land) are commandos and the product of the old UDTs with some help from President Kennedy. They are tough and can do anything anywhere. They are part of SpecWarCom and they do missions all over the globe. They're the first sent into a conflict…. The "Tip of the Spear" is the common way it is put. The Recon Marines are a part of SpecWarCom as well, but only slightly. They are the first marines into a conflict and they are no joke. They see the most combat and they find the most danger out of any marines. Comparison" the SEALs rely on adaptability just like the marines. The Recon marine operate in larger groups and sometimes they will operate with the SEALs. (Team Six's first op was joint with the Rangers and Recon Marines). My own conclusion is that the SEALs are the better warriors due to the extensive training. Both go through BUD/S for a while, but the Recon breaks off and has a different process. A SEAL's training never ends, while Recon's will slow down. Using that old metaphor, the SEALs are the tip of the spear, while the Recon Marines are the barb on the point that anchors it for the blunt forces to move in. ( Full Answer )
Yes, the marine hands are usually considered deadly weapons. Thisis as a result of the kind of training that they undergo.
Marine Recon (Battalion and Force) definitely do Special Operation Missions just like any other special operations group such as SEAL, Green Beret, Ranger, Para-rescuer, Navy Combat Diver, SAS, etc. Of course all of these different units train for different functions, hence the reason why they ar…e not the same force, and often perform JTF (Joint Task Force) operations, in order to provide trained teams in all necessary fields. ( Full Answer )
Navy and Marine SpecOps forces personnel are dedicated to their respective branches; the biggest exceptions are aviation (Naval and Marine Corps aviators fly off of Navy carriers) and Navy Corpsmen, who serve as combat medics for the Marines. The Navy also provides the Chaplains, Doctors, Dentists a…nd JAG officers for the Marine Corps. The only combat trained officers from the Navy that serve with the Marines are those assigned as NGLOs, Naval Gunfire Liaison Officers that work with the Marines in coordinating Naval Gunfire support to the Marine forces. The only other Sailors who train with the Marines are the Navy's SeaBees, who must complete Marine Corps Basic Infantry training. Their respective missions are also different; where Force Recon is first and foremost an advance scouting/recon unit deep inside enemy territory (ahead of invasion or larger forces), the SEAL's are geared more toward active combat behind enemy lines, as well as providing support to other government agencies (e.g., CIA, NSA). That doesn't mean that they don't work together; they do. But their respective training is much different. Of course a Marine can always leave the Corps and become a sailor and try to become a SEAL and vice-versa, but the likelihood of that happening is slim to none, and slim's out of town. Once you achieve the rank, respect, and honor that the hard work and training has given you by being selected, you don't want to leave. ( Full Answer )
Typically, Recons start recruiting for candidates when recruits are still going through their basic advanced training. A number of candidates may be chosen to take the challenge and testing to see if they can make it. In general, the Recons will attempt to select from the infantry MOS category. Few …make it, and even less will make it to Force Recon. You need to take one step at a time and concentrate just making it through Marine Boot Camp. You will have your hands full just to complete that successfully. Remember this, "attitude is everything." Semper Fi!! - Viper1 ( Full Answer )
They receive the basic pay based on their paygrade and length of service. See Link below for the tables. In addition, there is an additional Hostile Fire pay of $225 a month.
it is better for navy seal because they are on the sea, you must believe on them "Better" is a relative term. Both organizations have very important and different roles in protecting the United States.
Neither. Both units have their strengths and weaknesses. Recon Marines do just what their name suggests, reconnaissance. Their main job is to help gather actionable intelligence for military commanders, often behind enemy lines. They are not generally a direct action unit. They can perform direct ac…tion, if necessary, but MARSOC has mostly taken over that job since their creation in 2006. The SEALs are the military's maritime special operations unit. Generally, if its around the water, the SEALs will take care of it, as seen with the rescue of Captain Philips in 2009 by DEVGRU. However, the SEALs are not limited to the water. They have seen extensive action in Iraq and Afghanistan, areas where there is not much water to speak of. ( Full Answer )
Explain to your MSgt why you can't carry a fellow with a pack through tear gas uphill for 4.2 miles without passing out, not to mention during an 18 hr fun-filled day on 2 hrs sleep and 0 food!. Seals get to swim. Semper Fidelis -- I salute... A: Navy SEALs, because Force… RECON has been disbanded. It's called MARSOC now. But seriously, I'd have to say SEALs. DOR (drop on request) rates- SEALs- 75-80% of applicants don't make it. Force RECON- 60-70% However, they both have their specific roles. I'm just biased. navy seals work with regular marines! How can they be better the force that has to pass every military school for every force!!! they go through navy seal, green beret, air borne ranger, and air force special tactics!!! the reason less navy make it is because they're not as well trained in boot camp, i have 2 cousins in the air force, 1 in the army training to be green beret, and a retired navy cousin but my uncle in the marines which is better physicly and mentally trained then all 4 and all agree the marines are the most elite which force recon are classified operationist anyway, semper fi! A: where does the guy who listed the drop out rates get his percentages, the seals can be enlisted sailors straight outta the navys so called boot camp when marines marsoc have to have a first enlistment over with hence a four year active four year reserve total eight year enlistment before a socom combined marsoc and airborne, buds training do the math semper fidelis A: Navy SEALs, because Force RECON has been disbanded. It's called MARSOC now. But seriously, I'd have to say SEALs. Simply because of their ability to work in Sea Air and Land operations ( hence SEAls ). However MARSOC is still a great fighting force that gets the job done and gets it done well. But if you need a force of less than 5 guys that can parachute behind enemy lines, swim to a target using a rebreather scuba tank, blow up that target, rescue multiple hostages guarded by dozens of enemy insurgeons, and pretty much every other mission in between then you should probably call the Navy SEALs. This is a different answer: . OK Marine FORCE Recon is not disbanded 3rd and 4th Force Recon companies are still in service only 1st and Second Force Recon Companies were disbanded. And to the guy with the DOR statistics and the 2 cousins in AF and The marine uncle. Were you saying that seals are better and then argue that Marine Recon is better and better trained? Because its sounds like you contradicted yourself first saying Seals were better then saying MArine Force Recon is better. And as a Recon Marine myself, OORAH! most of the members of 1st and 2nd Force recon were put in DRP (deep recon platoons) within each divisions Recon battalions. Also the word going around is that Since SOCOM screwed up the operational roles within the Marine Recon Units SecNav decided to reincorporate the individual Force Recon Companies such as 1st and 2nd Force Recon.. So now that all that's cleared up Marine Force Recon Is superior by the Slightest margin to the seals because of the Preferred use of Marine Force Recon in Black "hush hush" operations with the CIA as well as their recruitment process into the CIA Special operations Division in which Force Recon member are almost exclusive for recruitment . ( Full Answer )
The Marine Recon is the Marine special force like the navy SEALS just in the Marines it is called Recon.
The Recon (Reconnaissance) Marines are US Marines; the US Marine Corps was deployed to Vietnam in 1965. Scout=Recon/Scouting=Reconnaissance.. Reconnaissance=gathering information. Military information=Military intelligence
Force Recon Officers are typically not the Gung-Ho soldier fighting the battle, but more of a command/logistics organizer back at base. The Marines put a strong emphasis on leadership, so usually a enlisted Sergent will be the one leading the Recon team on missions. However, officers usually will be… the key planners of the mission, and will sometimes be sent out with their team, especially if the Recon team is sent to a forward operating post in Afghanistan or something similar to that.Also, officers almost never attend Recon training. As an officer you would have to select the Infantry MOS and then serve your 3-4 years as an infantry officer. You would see combat then, but after you reach the rank of 03-04, you typically won't see much combat as an infantry officer. Once you serve you required time as a payment for your training, you may request to be transfered to Recon. It is very hard to get your commanding officer to recommend you. If you were good at your last job he might not let you go, and if you were bad then he wouldn't recommend you because it might eventually come back to him.Overall, Recon does see combat, but very little compared to a typical Marine unit. Officers will almost never see combat as a Recon Officer, so If you want to be a "gunfighter", enlistment would be your best option as you can choose a Recon MOS.Hope this helped! ( Full Answer )
Marine Force Recon is a branch of MARSOC (Marine Special OperationsCommand) and their job is to locate HVT's (High Value Targets) andother threats for the main infantry. There is no question about it,they are the most elite fighters in the United States. Many saythat Navy SEALs are more elite, but t…here are over 3,000 SEALs inthe world, and only about 300 Force Recon Marines in the world. ( Full Answer )
What is the difference between Marine Force Recon and US Marine Corps Forces Special Operations command?
MARSOC was established on Feb 24 2006 and is part of USSOCOM, United States Special Operations Command. MARSOC is 1 of the 5 Special Forces part of SOCOM. AFSOC, ASOC, MARSOC, NAVSPECWARCOM, JSOC MARSOC trains, organizes, equips, and when directed by CDRUSSOCOM deploys organized Marine Special Oper…ation Forces worldwide in support of combatant commanders and other agencies. As far as I know Marine Force Recon is separate of SOCOM, but prior to FEB 2006 most current MARSOC team members were part of Force Recon. Force Recon members are highly trained scouts that provide Intelligence and Reconnaissance. ( Full Answer )
Yes! They are trained for physical contact without weapons. They are taught tactics that allow killings with bare hands.
Preparation for 0321 Marine Force Recon You need to prepare yourself physically, and most importantly, mentally. It doesn't matter how physically fit you are, instructors can break you and continue to ride you if your spirit is broken. 1. Run a LOT! 2. Swim a LOT! 3. Get over any fear of h…eights (you're going to be jumping out of helos and planes). *There are related links below covering some specific aspects of PFT for Combat/Recon. ( Full Answer )
The U.S.M.C. is a branch of the U.S. military, and the Marine Force Recon is an extremely small part of the Marine Corps Recon division. Its like the Corps Navy SEALS...only better...it takes alot of hard work, dedication, and a massive amount of motivation...and even with all that there's still a H…UGE chance you won't make it...thats how exclusive it is.. Aaron B.. U.S.M.C. Enlisted Poolee. I leave for basic June 28, 2010 ( Full Answer )
No, they are more akin to the elite Brigade Reconaissance Force of the Royal Marines 30 Commando IX group.
Yup. You have to have a clean slate. Nothing can be wrong and nothing could have ever been wrong. Past criminal activty and bad mental health will automatically D.Q. you.
they are still a unit MARSOC only has half of FORCE RECON, the best special operations are the elite of the elite RECON
Very hard. Some days you only get like 4 hours of sleep. Weapons training,tactical drills,field demo's for live combat...etc.
yes Marine officers to go in combat. Atleast mine did Yes. If a Marine officer's job takes them and their Marines into harms way, they will go into combat regardless of his military occupational specialty (MOS). Every Marine is a rifleman. Every Marine officer is trained as an infantry officer firs…t. Marine pilots are all officers. Squadrons are in the odd position of the enlisted men sending their officers out to fight (with the exception of the enlisted men who are gunners on aircraft with crew served weapons). ( Full Answer )
Yes, unlike the Army who are given their first set of uniforms,Marines' have to pay for their first set of uniforms. That is whatthe "smart" card is for. The smart card is like a military chargecard directly linked to your pay. In the Marine Corps you pay foreverything. It's worth noting that you p…ay for food as well. Eating for free inthe military as a whole is a myth. In all branches you must signfor each meal you receive and are charged for it. It's a very smallamount but you do still have to pay a certain amount to eat. Thesame goes for haircuts and other necessities. ( Full Answer )
Sizes vary with the structure and the structure varies depending on the needs of the mission. A Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF) is the largest Building Block currently used in the Marine Corps and consists of a Marine Division, a Marine Logistics Group and a Marine Aircraft Wing. It may consist of …all or any part of all three elements. Smaller missions might require only a Marine Expeditionary Brigade (MEB) centered around and an Infantry Regiment and Marine Air Group. A Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) uses an Infantry Battalion and a Marine Air Squadron as the basic building blocks and typically it will be an Infantry Battalion with the support of an Artillery Battery. It could be much larger if the mission requires more personnel, added armor or specialized equipment to accomplish the mission or to meet a specific threat.. ( Full Answer )
SAS without a doubt, better trained, better motivated, and the No.1 reason? They`re not yanks.
The SEALs obviously are more versatile in their missions but other than that not very much except for marines you must have your first enlistment which is four years before you can join and now its called MARSOC which is attached to socom and marines are the only branch whom can be activated without… declaring a war and the seals can be sent to buds as soon as they finish navy bct or bootcamp, marines also will have 15 hours of hand to hand in bct then more in their mos training and more when they are qualifying for MARSOC... THEY ARE CONSIDERED EACH OTHERS BROTHERS IN ARMS ( Full Answer )
unfortunatly no, they say women just arn't physically as tough and shouldn't be in the front lines with men, possibly the closest thing to combat maybe is a MP (military police) i am 17 and and just signed up, if i had the chance to be in infantry and pass evey single physical test they throw my way…, they still won't put infantry as my MOS. yes i am only 17 and no i don't know everything there is to know. i am not ignorant i just think that if you go through bt and pt and you are just as tough as them why not let us in infantry. I'm tired of them calling us WM's (women marines) when we have earned the title to be called a marine just like the men have. yeah I'm sorry this is a lonnnnng ass answer but women deserve just as much of a chance as men do ( Full Answer )
Force Recon Bravo Marines are part of the reconnaissance force of the Marine Corp and Bravo is the unit designation. They even have their own website for the Marines in that unit to meet together on the web. This is a description of the work of the recon men which I found on a site for military ques…tions. Job Description: The reconnaissance man is responsible for providing the amphibious, long range, small unit, ground reconnaissance and raid skills to support the MAGTF. He is the nucleus of a reconnaissance team in the reconnaissance battalion or the reconnaissance or assault team in the Marine Special Operations Company (MSOC's) In addition to basic infantry skills, he is responsible for highly refined scouting and patrolling skills. He must possess advanced proficiency in scout swimming, small boat operations, close combat skills, airborne, surface and sub-surface insertion and extraction techniques, assault climbing, demolitions, forward observer procedures for supporting arms, initial terminal guidance operations for heliborne assaults, airborne insertion operations, and various waterborne operations. He specializes in communications, photography, threat weapons and equipment recognition, and various types of point, area, and related necessary overlap of ground amphibious reconnaissance operations. Marines assigned to assault teams possess advanced skills in assault weaponry, breaching demolitions, close quarter battle skills and raid techniques. Selected reconnaissance men are further trained as static line and free-fall parachutists and combatant divers. - Noncommissioned officers are assigned as reconnaissance and assault team leaders or their assistants and may be qualified as static line and free-fall jumpmasters, dive supervisors, helicopter insertion/extraction masters (HRST), and tandem offset resupply delivery system (TORDS) operators. Job Requirements: (1) Must possess a GT score of 105 or higher. (2) Must possess a first class swimmer qualification. (3) Must obtain a first class score on the PFT. (4) All Marines, to include non-infantry desiring lateral move, must successfully complete the Marine Rifleman Course of instruction prior to attending the Basic Reconnaissance Course. (5) Assigned as a primary MOS to MGySgt and below 03XX Marines by CMC (MM) and Reconnaissance OccFld Manager (PP and O Code POG), and approved lateral-move Marines from any other MOS, who graduate from the Basic Reconnaissance Course (BRC). (6) Must be a U.S. citizen. (7) Must be eligible for a secret security clearance . (8) Must be medically qualified to perform jump and combatant dive qualifications IAW inter-service requirements established in the P117 Navy Manual of Medicine and Army AR 40-501. Marines assigned 0321 PMOS who become medically unqualified may be directed to Lateral move or be reassigned based on the Commanding Officer, MMEA and HQM recommendations IAW MCO P1000.6. Duties: For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to NAVMC Directive 3500.87 , Training and Readiness Manual. ( Full Answer )
Yes, as hand to hand combat is a contest between people without the use of firearms.
Considering that the marines are always the first to respond, they may be considered better in recon then the navy in general. However, the navy SEAL's may be considered better than the marines in genreal since the SEAL's are special ops.
You may join the Marines at 17 with parental permission, therefore you could enter combat at 17.
On stage, we see him defeat Young Siward. We hear about him bisecting Macdonweald from the nave to the chops but we don't see it.
the navel seals are the most "elite" task force in the US. no one compares to the training that the seals do. the Marine force recon have intense training, but the fact is that the seals endure much more pain and stress on the body.
No, you will not be allowed, unless you are doing so through agreement with another service. The military does not equip civilians with training that has no civilian bearing. It would not be appropriate..
The average salary for marine force recon jobs is $40K. Average marine force recon salaries can vary greatly due to company, location, industry, and experience.
Marine Force and Battalion Recon report to Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) with their reports and requests. SEAL's report to Naval Special Warfare Command (NSWC), as well as SOCOM depending on if they are JTF with NATO forces. Every branch of the military that has special operators… report to their own branches command centers. NATO forces communicate with US forces through SOCOM . Though Marine recon reports to MARSOC, they are Joint Task Force (JTF) with SOCOM forces, the reason for the separate command centers is because of the large quantities of Intel flowing in everyday. The Marine Ground Task Force (MGTF) already produces enough Intel and reports, the Recon Marines main goal is to provide Intel and tactics as to how a commanding officer should use his forces based on enemy positions (POS) and/or build up, so try to imagine how much information must be processed by the Marines alone.. It's staggering. Though they are separate, they make COMS (communications) with each other on a daily basis due to information that is collected by a unit through one command that might compromise a plan of action that the other command wants to execute or has been in course already. I disagree with the previous posting. First of all Bn RECON and Force RECON DO NOT report to MARSOC. Bn RECON elements answer to their respected Marine Division (MARDIV) the Force Recon Company used to fall under the Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF) however, has been restructured under the Recon Bn. Force Recon/Bn Recon/MARSOC Operators are all 0321's, RECON Marines. However the selection for a non-0321 Marine to move into MARSOC is greatly different than taking a RECON indoctrination. MARSOC now falls directly under The Special Operations Command (SOC) as where Bn RECON is a Marine Corps asset that is directly task-able by Marine Corps leadership. The previous author also spoke of a MGTF... It is called Marine Air-Ground Task Force a MAGTF. But to answer the question that was posed, in a sense Force Recon Marines are apart of SOCOM, they are just labeled MARSOC instead of Force Recon. Force Recon Platoons are attached to the MEU, or Marine Expeditionary Units. You will find many Marines that are part of Force or MARSOC and some will say that they still do the same function: Long Range Recon, HAHO, HALO, DA missions. etc, and others will argue that MARSOC is a more elite unit than force, and Force could argue that MARSOC is a bunch of glorified operators. Regardless of the Marines stand point, the men of Force and MARSOC are first class operators and I have the upmost respect for all of them. Force Recon / MARSOC Marines would go head to head, and beyond any other branches' "Special Forces". ( Full Answer )
All combat troops get hand to hand training. You can also study different fighting styles. Anyone who is interested in joining the military and persuing a combat role for any length of time I would recommend you study several martial arts. Try not to focus on competition styles. Study hard, be serio…us and honorable and let your teacher know what your intentions are. They may be inclined to teach you some stuff in private. With any fighting style, it doest matter what the name is or where it was conceived, it matters how much you train. Train like the other guy is training twice as much as you. Same goes for military training. Your life may depend on it. ( Full Answer )
Both jobs are extremely demanding. One person who qualifies as a SEAL might consider a Marine recon unit to be tougher, yet would always consider themselves the best. The Marine recon team would also feel the same way. Such pride is expected in their teams and expected. As to fact, it depends on the… situation, as their training is different (with overlaps of course). ( Full Answer )
very carefully and calmy try to use a stencil (however its spelled) this is always best because otherwise you might mess up dont use your hands because hands can be very shaky and you dont wanna be shaking when you do it because that can ruin you painting forever one mistake that people commonly ma…ke (hehe that rhymed) LET IT SIT OUTSIDE AFTER PAINTING IT i cannont stress this enough the moisture from the air outside can bring out the color and give you the true effect that your wanting its gonna look a whole lot better ( Full Answer )
Probably, but you wouldn't want to, often guys go from Force Recon to SEALs. SEALs are the top, if someone wanted to stop operating, they would transition to a job still involved with the Navy Special Warfare community, not to another branch or to a different community, you don't go through the thin…gs you have to in order to be a SEAL just to go back, SEALs start off in things like Force Recon amd Army SF. Being a SEAL is the ultimate goal ( Full Answer )
The basic pay difference between a Corporal and a Corporal is just that. Nothing. The base pay for an E-4 (as of 2012) is between $1,947 and $2,363 depending on how many years of service he or she has. It doesn't matter if the Marine is a Scout Sniper or a potato peeler. However, there are some dif…ferences in pay depending on many different factors (not including PMOS). Most of which are out of the scope of this question though, some may apply: Imminent Danger Pay (IDP) is pay that a Marine is likely to get for being in a hostile area or where hostile fire is present. IDP is $7.50 per day while in the area with a max amount of $225 per month (30 days). Another could be Cost of Living Allowance (COLA). COLA is a taxable allowance that is used to cover the extra expenses associated with living in a particular area. The amount of COLA received is depends on the zip code of the duty station that the Marine is stationed to. ( Full Answer )
The Marine RECON play a vital role in the US Marines in carrying out reconnaissance missions. They must gather intelligence and pass it in to other Marine divisions.
The United States Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance companies are developed using the Mission Training Plan in which they must complete basic courses (the Accession pipeline) followed by specialization through such things as Army Ranger School, the Static Line Jumpmaster School, etc.
Marine officers go into combat just as often as a normal Marine.The amount of time spent in combat depends on ones job.
"The Marines have landed and the situation is well in hand." Attributed to Richard Harding Davis who was a warcorrespondent . (Semper Fidelis)
Force Recon handles high priority military intelligence as neededby Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) command element. MarineRecon handle division-level ground and amphibious reconnaissance