The funeral of Sergeant Jonathan Kups, from the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, has taken place at Morriston Crematorium in Swansea this afternoon.
Sgt Kups died at Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, southern Afghanistan, on Friday, September 21.
Originally from Nuneaton, Warwickshire Sgt Kups had lived in Gowerton, Swansea with his wife and three children for the past 10 years.
Following his death his family and colleagues have paid tribute to both "a wonderful husband and loving father" and "a man of real substance".
Major Kevin McLoughlin attended Sergeant John Kups' funeral in Swansea where he paid tribute to a "very experienced professional soldier"
The Ministry of Defence is carrying out an investigation into Sergeant Kups's death.