Top 10 Strongest Military Branches In The World


Ernesto barrios, Contributor

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1. United States Marine Corps

  • The United Stated armed forces known for being a tough recruiting branch with 13 weeks of intense training in a marine corps base at parris island in South Carolina

2. United States Army

  • Known as the United States land warfare , also is one of the seventh uniformed services in the United States, they must take and pass the ASVAB test and have a high school diploma you also must be able to do 42 push ups, 53 sit ups, and complete a two mile run in under 15 minutes and 54 seconds

3. British Army

  • The United Kingdoms principle land warfare forces, part of the British armed forces this branch requires 10 weeks of basic training and then 16 to 17 weeks of infantry and armor training based on the role they choose.

4. French Foreign Legion

  • A military service branch of the French army , known for allowing foreign recruitment but needing to provide identification and must be in the range of 60 to 80 kg in order to join.

5. United States Navy

  • The naval warfare service branch of the United States armed forces, one of the largest in the world and it takes 7 to 9 weeks of basic training.

6. Australian Army

  • Australia military land forces and its Australia defense force, recruits must undergo 80 of basic training in order to be a full time soldier for the Australian army.

7. United States Air Force

  • The aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States, one of the seventh american uniformed service, a long 7 and a a half week of basic training challenging both mentally and physically.

8. Canadian Army

  • A command responsible for operational readiness and for conventional ground forces of Canadian armed forces, runned by a lieutenant general and mainly aren’t deployed anywhere outside of Canada.

9. Royal Marines

  • One of the worlds most elite amphibious forces, specializing in front line combat, 32 weeks of training in intense conditions and then 15 weeks as a recruit longest infantry training in NATO.

10. Indian Army

  • Known for being the best army branch at the India’s disposal and primarily a land based branch, this branch was more recognize as the British Indian army until becoming independent and is runned by a four-star General.