The Ranger Creed:
Recognizing that I volunteered as a Ranger, Acknowledging the fact that a Ranger is a more Never shall I fail my commrades. I will always Gallantly will I show the world that I am a
fully knowing the hazards of my chosen
profession, I will always endeavor to uphold
the prestige, honor, and high "espirit de
corps" of my Ranger Regiment.
elite soldier who arrives at the cutting edge of
battle by land, sea, or air, I accept the fact that as
a Ranger my country expects me to move further,
faster, and fight harder than any other soldier.
keep myself mentally alert, physically strong and
morally straight and I will shoulder more than my
share of the task whatever it may be. One
hundred-percent and then some.
specially selected and well trained soldier. My
courtesy to superior officers, neatness of dress
and care of equipment shall set the example for
others to follow.
Energetically will I meet the enemies of my country. I shall defeat them on the field of battle for I am better trained and will fight with all my might. Surrender is not a Ranger word. I will never leave a fallen comrade to fall into the hands of the enemy and under no circumstances will I ever embarrass my country.
Readily will I display the intestinal fortitude
required to fight on to the Ranger objective
and complete the mission, though I be the
Acknowledging the fact that a Ranger is a more
Never shall I fail my commrades. I will always
Gallantly will I show the world that I am a