Traditions of the French Foreign Legion

There are many traditions in the French Foreign Legion. Their purpose is to weld together people with different backgrounds and create a team spirit as well as distinguish the Legion itself from any other French Army unit.

Do you know the Battle of Camerone? Why do legionnaires wear a white kepi or a green beret? What is the Legionnaire’s Code of Honour?

If you would like to discover some of these traditions, you can follow a link to the new page that have been created within this website: French Foreign Legion Traditions.