Marine David Charles Hart from 40 Commando Royal Marines was killed in Afghanistan on Thursday 8 July 2010.
|David Hart, 40 Commando|
Marine Hart was serving as part of Combined Force Sangin and was killed in an explosion while on foot patrol in the Sangin District of Helmand Province.
Marine David Charles Hart was born in York, North Yorkshire and was 23 years old and lived with his family in Upper Poppleton.
He joined recruit training in February 2009, and stood out as one of the top recruits and in recognition of this was awarded his Diamond.
He passed out for duty as a Royal Marines Commando on 16 October 2009, when he was awarded The Commando Medal.