Two Marines acquitted over insurgent murder named

Two Royal Marines who were acquitted of the murder of an injured insurgent in Afghanistan can be named for the first time as Corporal Christopher Glyn Watson and Marine Jack Alexander Hammond.

The High Court confirmed that an anonymity order preventing publication of their identities has been lifted.

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Two Marines acquitted over insurgent murder named

Two Royal Marines who were acquitted of the murder of an injured insurgent in Afghanistan can be named for the first time as Corporal Christopher Glyn Watson and Marine Jack Alexander Hammond