Our Milsim Unit is mostly based off of the 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Regiment, 1st Marine Division. This is an infantry battalion in the United States Marine Corps based out of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California consisting of approximately 800 Marines and sailors. Since currently our unit is of platoon size, it is comprised of 3-4 squads of 6-13 Marines each making one platoon. Our command structure would look like this: 1st Platoon, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Regiment, 1st Marine Division.
Motto: "Make peace or die"
Headquarters: Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton (Fort Zancudo)
Allegiance: United States of America
Branch: United States Marine Corps
Current Battalion Commander: Lt Col. Sullivan
Current Platoon Commander:
CODE OF CONDUCT
The Code of Conduct is a set of Articles that all members of 1B5M must abide by.
The values of the Marine Corps guide our actions and intensify our fight so that every battle we face—we’re able to face down.
OUR PURPOSE, OUR, VALUES, AND OUR LEGACY
HELD TO HIGHER STANDARDS
Honor, courage and commitment, the core values of the Marines, define how every Marine in the Corps thinks, acts and fights. Throughout the evolving battlefields of the 21st Century, every Marine in the Corps must be confident in the abilities of themselves—and each other. In the chaos of battle, character matters.
VALUES FOR VICTORY
The principles and values imbued into each Marine are the building blocks for making the right decisions at the right time, both on the battlefield and off.
I LOVE THE MARINES FOR THE INTANGIBLE POSSESSIONS THAT CANNOT BE ISSUED: PRIDE, HONOR, INTEGRITY.
— Cpl Jeff Sorni, USMC
SYMBOLS OF OUR CORPS
Every emblem, color choice and motto used in the Marine Corps has a rich history and powerful meaning behind it.
Regardless of rank, every Marine must be prepared to lead. As part of their training, Marines master 14 distinct leadership traits that become the tools for winning every battle.
DRESSED TO DEFEND
From the Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem to the digital camouflage pattern, every element of our uniforms serves a purpose and tells the stories of our battles won.
Our heritage is rich with motto's, sayings, slogans and battle cries. Here are a few of the most common and enduring.
"Honor, courage and commitment are the core values that drive the actions of every Marine, but it is the fighting spirit within that ensures victory." - Marine Corps Values