Military funeral in Weymouth for Royal Marine James Wright


A full military funeral has been held in Weymouth, Dorset, for Royal Marine James Wright, who was fatally injured by a grenade in Afghanistan.

The 22-year-old died in hospital after the grenade was thrown into his patrol's checkpoint in Helmand Province on 5 August.

The funeral was held at St John's Church in Marine Wright's hometown.

After the military service, there was a private cremation.

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