The Band Of H.M. Royal Marines Lyrics


The origins of Royal Marine Bands in the Portsmouth area
can be traced back to the middle of the 18th Century.
However, the present Band is a direct descendant of the
Band of the Royal Marine Artillery who were formed in
January 1861. By 1865 the Band numbered forty-six musicians
and eight band boys. They were under the direction of
Bandmaster John Winterbottom and were based at the Royal
Marines Artillery Barracks, Eastney, Portsmouth.

It was during the reign of His Majesty King Edward VII that
the Band first provided music aboardMore...





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