Full coverage

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News

This is a list of deaths among UK military personnel in Iraq. Casualties are grouped where deaths have occurred in the same incident. Information is provided by the Ministry of Defence and pictures are included when available.

NAME
AGE
UNIT
DATE
INCIDENT
Fusilier Russell Beeston
Corporal Ian Plank
31
Royal Marines
31 October
Killed by hostile fire during a coalition operation
Sergeant John Nightingale
Sergeant John Nightingale
32
217 Transport Squadron
23 September
Died after an incident with firearms at Shaibah near Basra
Fusilier Russell Beeston
Fusilier Russell Beeston
26
52nd Lowland Regiment
27 August
Fatally wounded at Ali As Sharqi
Major Matthew Titchener
Major Matthew Titchener
32
150 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
23 August
Killed by gunmen in Basra
Company Sergeant Major Colin Wall
Company Sergeant Major Colin Wall
34
150 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Corporal Dewi Pritchard
Corporal Dewi Pritchard
35
116 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Captain David Jones
Captain David Jones
29
1st Battalion, The Queen's Lancashire Regiment
14 August
Bomb attack on a military ambulance in Basra
Private Jason Smith
32
52nd Lowland Regiment
13 August
Cause of death under investigation
Captain James Linton
Captain James Linton
43
40 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery
18 July
Collapsed and died after a training run at Az Zubayr
Sergeant Simon Alexander Hamilton-Jewell
Sergeant Simon Alexander Hamilton-Jewell
41
156 Provost Company, Royal Military
24 June
All six men died after an incident in Majar al Kabir
Corporal Russell Aston
Corporal Russell Aston
30
156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Corporal Paul Graham Long
Corporal Paul Graham Long
24
156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Corporal Simon Miller
Corporal Simon Miller
21
156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Lance-Corporal Benjamin John McGowan Hyde
Lance-Corporal Benjamin John McGowan Hyde
23
156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Lance-Corporal Thomas Richard Keys
Lance-Corporal Thomas Richard Keys
20
156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
 
 
Leonard Harvey
Leonard Harvey
55
Defence Fire Service
22 May
Died in hospital after falling ill in Iraq
Corporal David John Shepherd
34
Royal Air Force Police
19 May
Died from natural causes
Gunner Duncan Pritchard
22
Royal Air Force Regiment
8 May
Died from injuries from a traffic accident in Iraq
Private Andrew Kelly
Private Andrew Kelly
18
3rd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment
6 May
Died in an accident
Lance Corporal James McCue
Lance Corporal James McCue
27
7 Air Assault Battalion, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
30 April
Died following explosion in southern Iraq, cause under investigation
Lieutenant Alexander Tweedie
Lieutenant Alexander Tweedie
25
Blues and Royals Household Cavalry Regiment
23 April
Died in UK hospital from injuries suffered when his light armoured vehicle overturned in southern Iraq
1st Battalion, Irish Guards
Piper Christopher Muzvuru
21
1st Battalion, Irish Guards
6 April
Killed in action at Basra
Lance Corporal Ian Keith Malone
Lance Corporal Ian Keith Malone
28
1st Battalion, Irish Guards
 
 
Fusilier Kelan John Turrington
Fusilier Kelan John Turrington
18
Royal Regiment of Fusiliers
 
 
Lance Corporal Karl Shearer
Lance Corporal Karl Shearer
 
Household Cavalry Regiment
1 April
Died when his light armoured vehicle overturned
Staff Sergeant Chris Muir
Staff Sergeant Chris Muir
32
Royal Logistic Corps
31 March
Killed during an explosive ordnance disposal operation
Major Steve Ballard
Major Steve Ballard
 
Royal Marines
30 March
Died of natural causes
Marine Christopher R Maddison
Marine Christopher R Maddison
 
539 Assault Squadron, Royal Marines
30 March
Killed in Iraqi attack on a British river patrol on the Al Faw peninsula
Lance Corporal Shaun Andrew Brierley
Lance Corporal Shaun Andrew Brierley
 
212 Signal Squadron 1 (UK) Armoured Division
30 March
Killed in a road traffic accident in Kuwait
Lance Corporal Matty Hull
Lance Corporal of Horse Matty Hull
25
The Blues and Royals, Household Cavalry Regiment
28 March
Killed by so-called "friendly fire" when US aircraft attacked British armoured vehicle
Corporal Stephen John Allbutt
Corporal Stephen John Allbutt
35
25 March
Killed by 'friendly fire' outside Basra
Trooper David Jeffrey Clarke
Trooper David Jeffrey Clarke
19
 
 
 
Lance Corporal Barry Stephen
Lance Corporal Barry Stephen
31
1st Battalion The Black Watch
24 March
Killed in action at al-Zubayr near Basra
Sergeant Steven Mark Roberts
Sergeant Steven Mark Roberts
33
2nd Royal Tank Regiment
 
 
Sapper Luke Allsopp
Sapper Luke Allsopp
24
23 March
Vehicle attacked near Basra.
Staff Sergeant Simon Cullingworth
Staff Sergeant Simon Cullingworth
36
     
9 Squadron, RAF Marham
Flight Lieutenant Kevin Barry Main
 
9 Squadron, RAF Marham
23 March
RAF Tornado shot down by 'friendly fire' over Kuwait
9 Squadron, RAF Marham
Flight Lieutenant David Williams
 
 
 
 
Lieutenant Tony King
Lieutenant Tony King
35
Royal Navy's 849 Squadron
22 March
Six killed when two Sea King helicopters collided over Gulf
Lieutenant Philip West
Lieutenant Philip West
32
     
Lieutenant James Williams
Lieutenant James Williams
28
     
Royal Navy's 849 Squadron
Lieutenant Philip D Green
31
     
Lieutenant Marc A Lawrence
Lieutenant Marc A Lawrence
26
     
Lieutenant Andrew S Wilson
Lieutenant Andrew S Wilson
36
     
Captain Philip Guy
Captain Philip Guy
29
21 March
Eight killed when CH-46 US Sea Knight helicopter crashed
Major Jason Ward
Major Jason Ward
34
     
Colour Sergeant John Cecil
Colour Sergeant John Cecil
 
     
Warrant Officer Second Class Mark Stratford
Warrant Officer Second Class Mark Stratford
 
     
Royal Marines, 3 Commando Brigade
Marine Sholto Hedenskog
25
     
Sergeant Les Hehir
Sergeant Les Hehir
34
Royal Artillery, 3 Commando Brigade
   
Lance Corporal Llywelyn Evans
Lance Corporal Llywelyn Evans
24
     
Ian Seymour
Naval Rating Ian Seymour
       

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific