RM killed in AFG 211208

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It is with great sadness that the Ministry of Defence must confirm that a Royal Marine from the Commando Logistics Regiment Royal Marines was killed on the morning of Sunday 21 December 2008 in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

MOD Announcement
The Royal Marine was killed as a result of an explosion in an area to the north west of Lashkar Gah. He was taking part in a routine move, following operations in the district of Nad-e-Ali.

Spokesperson for Task Force Helmand, Commander Paula Rowe, said:

"The loss of this Royal Marine will be keenly felt by the whole of Task Force Helmand. Our sincere and deepest sympathies go out to his family, friends and comrades at this terrible time."

Next of kin have been informed and have asked for a period of grace before further details are released.
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RIP, my family is thinking of his family and friends, and those of the others who will be missing loved ones as a result of their work in Afghanistan and Iraq this Christmas.

Ne Obliviscaris
RIP Royal

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