The coroner at the inquest into the deaths of six soldiers killed in Afghanistan has recorded a narrative verdict, and that all six where unlawfully killed while on active service.
Two of the soldiers killed were Sergeant Nigel Coupe, from Lytham St Annes, and Private Daniel Wade, from Warrington.
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