DUNSTAN, Neil David

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
'42 Commando RM'
'3 Commando Brigade, Royal Marines'
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
P061668D
Died : 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
32
Local Roll of Honour: 
Mne Neil Dunstan

Marine Neil Dunstan 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.

He successfully completed Royal Marines Commando training with 854 Troop in 2003 at the age of 27. He then joined ‘J’ Company 42 Commando in Plymouth.  [Source: MOD]

Primary Roll of Honour: 

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