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Encyclopedia > Brazilian Marine Corps

The Brazilian Marine Corps (Corpo de Fuzileiros Navais) is the third largest Marine Corps in the world. It is the amphibious warfare unit of the Brazilian Navy. A Marine is an elite warrior whose primary function is to serve aboard a ship and/or assault the land from the sea in amphibious warfare. ... This article is about a military strategy involving land troops dispatched from naval ships. ... Brazilian Navy Jack The Brazilian Navy (Portuguese: Marinha do Brasil) serves the Federative Republic of Brazil is the largest navy in Latin America, having a 27,307 ton aircraft carrier, the NAeL São Paulo (former FS Foch of the French Navy), some American and British built frigates, a few...

External links

  • [Brazilian Marines] - Official site - in English
  • [Corpo de Fuzileiros Navais] - Official site - in Portuguese



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