How the Bulldog Became the U.S. Marine Corps Mascot

Jun 12, 2015 · The official Marine Corps motto adopted in 1883 – Semper Fidelis (Semper Fi) – means Always Faithful. The English Bulldog is loyal, tenacious, resolute and faithful, with a never give up attitude, which is why the Bulldog is the perfect mascot for the United States Marine Corps. Read more articles by Linda Cole…

29 Marine Corps Facts You May Not Know · United Service ...

Nov 10, 2014 · The Marine Corps mascot is an English bulldog named Chesty. This mascot was named after Marine Lt. Gen. Louis B. “Chesty” Puller, the only Marine to earn five Navy Crosses. 22. Even though the Corps is an amphibious force, swim qualification is one of the few annual qualifications that doesn’t count toward a Marine’s promotion to the ...…

[Answer] What is the mascot of the U.S. Marine Corps?

Feb 22, 2019 · Step 1 : Introduction to the question "What is the mascot of the U.S. Marine Corps?...The Corps adopted the Bulldog as its mascot after World War I. According to tradition, the Marines fought so fiercely in the battle of Belleau Wood in France that the Germans called them “teufel hunden” after the devil dogs from Bavarian folklore.…