RM 1946 - present
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Marine David Ward was serving with HQ 3 Commando Bde. RM at the time of his death.
Major Jason Ward, UK Landing Force Command Support Group, died in a helicopter crash.
Marine Ronald Ward died in Palestine, cause of death unknown to this archive..
- 1992 New Years Honours (Warrant Officer 1) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) .
Marine Walter Wellington died whilst deployed overseas with 42 Commando RM.
15 April 1986 (Colour Sergeant) awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal in recognition of distinguished service in Northern Ireland .
Corporal Brian Wemyss died in service, cause unknown to this archive.
Marine Kenneth Whitaker died whilst deployed overseas to Aden, cause of death not known to this archive.
Citation for DSO
- 1993 (Corporal)(now acting Sergeant) received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of distinguished service in Northern Ireland (announced 11 May 1993) .
- 19 June 2000 (Colour Sergeant) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) .
RM Reserve Merseyside.
Marine Maurice Wilson died in service, cause unknown to this archive.
Marine Joseph Windall died following the crash of a RAF Nimrod MR2 aircraft in Afghanistan.
He joined the Royal Marines in November 2002, completing his training in June 2003. After a short period of time working at RM Stonehouse, Plymouth, he successfully completed a Signaller Class 3 course enabling him to be employed as a communicator in all parts of the Corps. Since completing this course Marine Windall had been busy deploying all around the world for training exercises and operational tours. [Sources: AFM ROH / MOD].
Colour Sergeant Aaron Winter died suddenly whilst off duty at Norton Manor Camp in Taunton
Corporal Danny Winter died in an explosion while taking part in a joint operation with a Danish Battle Group and the Afghan National Army north east of Gereshk in central Helmand. He was a member of a fire support team that was engaged in an operation to clear compounds in a known Taliban stronghold. Also killed was Captain Tom Sawyer of 29 Commando Regiment RA.
Marine Royston Wooldridge died during operations in Korea.
Mne. Bernard Wooton was serving at RMB Eastney at the time of his death.
Marine Robert Wright died of encephalitis in Malaya.Buried at Batu Gajah, later exhumed, cremated at Sek Keng Cheng Crematorium, Kuala Lumpur and ashes returned to the UK. [Sources: AFM ROH / Malaya Historical Group]
- April 2000 (Sergeant) received the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Northern Ireland during the period 1st April to 30th September 1999 .
- 2 April 2008 (Warrant Officer Class 1) promoted Captain in The Parachute Regiment .
Corporal Terence Young, HQ, 3 Commando Bde. RM, died in service and is buried in Malta.
Major Mark Latham said he had flair, had a dynamic work ethic and was bound for further promotion above his peers.[Sources: RMA Facebook 21st Dec. 2015 ref. RP / Daily Mirror online / Shropshire Star online]