SMITH, Darren James
Mne. Smith, 'X Ray' Company, was based in Forward Operating Base Nolay in southern Sangin. He was wounded in an ambush by Taliban fire and despite the efforts of his colleagues, he tragically died of his wounds en-route to the medical facilities at Camp Bastion.
He joined X-ray Company in July 2008 immediately after completing Royal Marines Commando Recruit Training.