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This is a list of full generals in the Royal Marines. The rank of General (United Kingdom), general (or ''full general'' to distinguish it from the lower general officer ranks) is the highest rank currently achievable by serving officers in the Royal Marines although no dedicated Royal Marines full general posts currently exist, unless they serve in tri-service positions. From the post's inception in 1943 up until 1977 the professional head of the Royal Marines, the Commandant General Royal Marines, Commandant General, held the rank of full general but since that time he has been of lower general officer rank. The rank of general is immediately superior to Lieutenant-general (United Kingdom), lieutenant-general.


See also

* List of British Army full generals * List of Royal Navy admirals * List of Royal Air Force air chief marshals


References

{{UK officer ranks Lists of Royal Navy personnel, Generals Lists of generals, British generals Royal Marines generals, *