fideli certa merces
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- “To the faithful there is certain reward”
- Found on U.S. Marine Corps Honorable discharge certificates, it extends the meaning of the Marine Corps Motto: "Semper Fideles" (Always Faithful).
- Also appears as the Crest/Coat of Arms Motto for the Parker, Shapleigh, and Bottomley families.