The circumstances of the death of Marine Almond are not known to this archive.Notes Unit shown as on AFM ROH. His death was announced in Navy News issue Aug 1961, p10, with his unit shown as 41 Commando RM.
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Sgt. David Arnold was killed during operations in Aden.
Bugler Baker died in Aden.
Corporal Marc Birch died whilst deployed on operations with X-Ray Company, 45 Commando Group, Royal Marines. The company was conducting an operation alongside Afghan National Army troops to dominate areas posing a dangerous threat to British forces and the local Afghan population. Whilst acting as Second-in-Command of the Quick Reaction Force in support of a company operation, Corporal Birch was killed by a suspected enemy suicide bomber.
Marine John Bryant died in a road traffic accident.
CitationOn the night of 11th/ 12th June 1982, on the Island of East Falkland, 45 Commando Royal Marines launched a silent night attack against strongly held enemy positions on the craggy hill feature of Two Sisters, ten kilometres to the west of Port Stanley.
Marine Paul Callan died of wounds received during an enemy bombing attack at Ajax Bay, Falkland Islands, on the 27th May 1982.
Marine David Calway was shot and killed in the back streets of the Crescent area of Aden whilst in civilian clothes.Sources AFM ROH The Times 18th May 1967 Roll of Honour database www.roll-of-honour.com
Marine William Cates died in Libya.
Sergeant Roger Enefer was killed during an enemy bombing attack whilst on operations at Ajax Bay, Falkland Islands.
Corporal Kenneth Evans was killed during an enemy bombing attack whilst on operations at Ajax Bay, Falkland Islands.
Lance Corporal Steven Fellows was part of a patrol in the Green Zone south of Forward Operating Base Jackson when a Jackal vehicle struck an improvised explosive device in the Helmand River Wadi. All three of the vehicle occupants were wounded with LCpl Fellows’ position as the vehicle commander taking the full brunt of the explosion. Despite a rapid withdrawal to the Forward Operating Base’s medical facility, and subsequent evacuation by helicopter, LCpl Fellows was pronounced dead without regaining consciousness.
Corporal Peter Fitton was killed during operations on the Falkland Islands.
He was part of a returning patrol from 45 Commando when they were mistaken by British forces for the enemy. He was killed along with Sgt. Robert Leeming, Cpl. Andy Uren, and Mne. Keith Phillips. This was just before the main assault on Two Sisters, Falkland Islands. [Source: The Royal Marines Association Falkland Islands Branch]
Marine Michael Fowler
Marine Cyril Goodfellow, from Birmingham,
Colour Sergeant Jack Halford BEM was killed during operations in the Arabian Desert whilst seconded to the Northern Frontier Regiment on special duty with the forces of Muscat and Oman.
On the 2nd January 1945 it was announced in Gazettes that the then Corporal Jack Lovell Halford had been awarded the BEM (Military Division).
Mne. Harrison died in a car crash on the Arbroath to Friockheim road near to RM Condor.
Mne. Hebden, a veteran of Afghanistan, went missing after going for an early-morning run. His body was spotted in the sea by a passer-by 3 weeks later. A subsequent inquest heard how he drowned after falling from a cliff path in poor visibility, and a verdict of accidental death was recorded.
RQMS Percy Howard died in Egypt.
Mne. Norman Husband died in Hong Kong. He is buried in Hong Kong Cemetery, formerly known as HK Happy Valley Cemetery and HK Colonial Cemetery.
Mne. Hydes was killed during operations in Aden.
LCpl. Jeffery was killed during operations in Aden.
Marine Alfred Jones died in Libya.
Mne. Kenneth Lamb died during operations in Cyprus.
He was accidentally shot and killed on anti-terrorist operations in the Troodos Mountains during the Cyprus emergency. They were reinforcing a Greek Police Station in Agros at the time. [Source: AFM ROH / British Cyprus Memorial Trust Book of Remembrance.]
Marine Michael Laski died of the wounds he sustained in action on 23 February 2009 to the north of Sangin, Helmand province, Afghanistan. He passed away peacefully at Selly Oak Hospital in Birmingham on 25 February 2009 with his family beside him.
Cpl. Macaffer died at home with his family, in Ardbeg, Islay, after a period of illness. [Sources: AFM ROH / The Herald Scotland online 15th Feb.2012.]
Marine Gordon Macpherson was killed during during operations against enemy forces dug in on the Falkland Islands mountain ridge known as Two Sisters.
Sergeant John Manuel died whilst deployed on operations with X-Ray Company, 45 Commando Group, Royal Marines. The company was conducting an operation alongside Afghan National Army troops to dominate areas posing a dangerous threat to British forces and the local Afghan population. Whilst acting as the commander of the Quick Reaction Force in support of a company operation, Sergeant Manuel was killed by a suspected suicide bomber.
Cpl. McGrath was killed in fighting between dissident tribesmen in the Radfan mountains.
Lance Corporal Peter McKay was killed by an enemy bombing attack during operations at Ajax Bay on the Falkland Islands.
Extract from the Coventry Evening Telegraph - Tuesday 12 September 1967
Mne. Muir was killed during operations in Aden.
Corporal Benjamin Nowak was killed along with others in an attack on a Multi-National Forces boat patrol on the Shatt Al-Arab waterway.
Marine Michael Nowak was killed during during operations against enemy forces dug in on the Falkland Islands mountain ridge known as Two Sisters.
C/Sgt. Pallister, a veteran of Afghanistan, was found dead at his base at RM Condor. A subsequent inquest recorded a verdict that he took his own life.
Marine Dennis Parr was killed during operations in Malaya. Also killed in the same incident was Marine Leslie Turner where we have an account of his death.Source AFM ROH Click on Mne. Turner's name for full account.
Mne. Pettigrew died in Aden.
Marine Keith Phillips was killed during operations on the Falkland Islands.
Marine William Selwood died by drowning. (Source: Naval History.net)