Is Special Boat Service same as SAS?
Formed at the height of the Second World War, the Special Boat Service is the Royal Navy’s answer to the SAS. They are among the most elite and capable soldiers in the entire British military.
What Colour beret do the SBS wear?
Commando Green (Commando Forces/Royal Marines) The Commando Green Beret is famously worn by the Royal Marines and Members of the Special Boat Squadron SBS however it is also worn by attached ranks to 3 Commando Brigade, Only those attached ranks who have passed the elite All Arms Commando Course are entitled to wear
The SBS maintains very close training and operational links with the U.S. Navy’s SEAL Team 6. The SBS was formed in July 1940, during World War II, as the Special Boat Section.