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Barry Weston

"Baz"

Barry Weston

(1971 – 2011)

  • Sleep well soldier.
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  • My heart goes out to your family at this tragic time. My thoughts are with your wife and your daughters.
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  • You were a hero and will never be forgotten. May this candle serve to remind people of your sacrifice. RIP.
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Barry Weston

Barry Weston
(1971 – 2011)

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Barry Weston

(1971 – 2011)
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About Barry
This is an online memorial created to honour the memory of Barry Weston. Sergeant Barry John Weston, from Kilo Company, 42 Commando Royal Marines, was killed in Afghanistan on the 30th August 2011.
Barry Weston was tragically killed while leading a patrol operating near the village of Sukmanda in southern Nahr-e Saraj district, Helmand province.
Sgt Barry 'Baz' Weston was born in Reading on 27 February 1971. He joined the Royal Marines on 30 September 1991 where he impressed from the outset as one of the fittest members of his Recruit Troop.
Upon successfully completing six months of arduous training, Barry Weston was passed fit for duty on 22nd May 1992 and joined Mike Company, 42 Commando Royal
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Marines.
He went on to enjoy a varied career which saw him serve in many operational theatres including Northern Ireland, Kosovo, Sierra Leone and Iraq. He distinguished himself as a Reconnaissance Operator, Platoon Weapons Instructor and Recruit Troop Sergeant, amongst many other talents.
Barry joined Kilo Company, 42 Commando in May 2011 as part of 1 RIFLES Battle Group, Combined Force Nahr-e Saraj (South) in Helmand Province.
He leaves behind his loving wife, Joanne, and their three daughters, Jasmine, Poppy and Rose.
Barry's family paid the following tribute:
"We are devastated by the loss of Baz; he was a caring, loving husband and son and a devoted father. He died doing the job
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he loved and we are very proud of him."
This online memorial will forever be a reminder of Barry's courage and sacrifice. He died a hero. May he rest in peace.
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Anonymous
on 4th Jul 2015
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Sleep well soldier.
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Anonymous
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
My heart goes out to your family at this tragic time. My thoughts are with your wife and your daughters.
Kindly lit by
Anonymous
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
You were a hero and will never be forgotten. May this candle serve to remind people of your sacrifice. RIP.
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Barry Weston

This is an online memorial created to honour the memory of Barry Weston. Sergeant Barry John Weston, from Kilo Company, 42 Commando Royal Marines, was killed in Afghanistan on the 30th August 2011.
Barry Weston was tragically killed while leading a patrol operating near the village of Sukmanda in southern Nahr-e Saraj district, Helmand province.
Sgt Barry 'Baz' Weston was born in Reading on 27 February 1971. He joined the Royal Marines on 30 September 1991 where he impressed from the outset as one of the fittest members of his Recruit Troop.
Upon successfully completing six months of arduous training, Barry Weston was passed fit for duty on 22nd May 1992 and joined Mike Company, 42 Commando Royal...

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