3 Commando Brigade RM
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Cpl. Allcorn, attached to 4 Assault Squadron, died as a result of a road traffic accident. [Source: Navy News Aug 2003.]
Major Ballard died of natural causes during operations in Iraq.
Cpl. David Beatson was serving at RMB Stonehouse at the time of his death.
Cpl. Browning, HQ 3 Commando Bde. RM, was reported missing presumed drowned, after the cessation of hostilities on the Falklands, when caught in a sudden squall whilst in a dinghy off Port Stanley. He had previously served in 45 Commando workshops.
CSgt. Cecil, UK Landing Force Command Support Group, was killed in a helicopter crash.
At around midnight GMT on Friday 21 March 2003, a US Marine Corps CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter crashed south of the Kuwait border with US and UK personnel aboard; there were no survivors. Eight personnel from 3 Commando Brigade died in the accident, along with four US aircrew. [Source: MOD]
Musn. Chivers, HQ, 3 Commando Bde RM, died in Malta.
Cpl. Vivian Collier was serving at HQ 3 Commando Bde. RM at the time of his death.
Marine Collins was killed following the crash of a Lynx helicopter in Basra City on Saturday 6 May 2006.
Cpl. Robert Cunningham was serving with HQ 3 Commando Bde. RM at the time of his death.
Cpl. Davis was attached to HQ 3 Commando Bde. RM at the time of his death.
Mne. Stevan Dickinson was attached to the 3rd Raiding Squadron RM at the time of his death.
Mne. Dunstan successfully completed Royal Marines Commando training with 854 Troop in 2003 at the age of 27. He joined J Company 42 Commando in Plymouth. He was killed by an explosion in the Garmsir District of southern Helmand, at 1647 hrs local time, while operating as part of Task Force Helmand's Information Exploitation Group. He was taking part in a routine joint patrol with soldiers from the Afghan National Security Forces when his Jackal vehicle was struck by an explosive device [Source: MOD]
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