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UK military deaths in Afghanistan: Full list

  • 6 March 2014
  • From the section UK

The UK's military role in Afghanistan since 2001 has brought with it a heavy human toll. Members of the Army, RAF, Royal Marines and special forces have lost their lives in the fight against the Taliban. Here, the BBC News website offers a look at who they were and how they died.

The number of deaths stands at 453 after five British service personnel died in a helicopter crash near Kandahar air base on 26 April 2014.