Our Defence Correspondent John Andrews reports on the death of a Royal Marine from Taunton's 40 Commando.
The Marine and a soldier from 3 Medical Regiment died from injuries received while on patrol in Afghanistan. They were there to help train Afghan National Security Forces.
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