The list of British war casualties awaiting hearings

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Col Sgt John Cecil, 35; L/Bdr Llywelyn Evans, 24; Capt Philip Stuart Guy, 29; Marine Sholto Hedenskog, 26; Sgt Les Hehir, 34; OM (Comm) Ian Seymour RN, 29; WO Mark Stratford, 39 and Maj Jason Ward, RM, 34, killed 21 March 2003 in US Marine Corps CH-46 helicopter crash. On 22 March 2003, Lieut Philip Green RN, 30; Lieut Antony King RN, 35; Lieut Marc Lawrence RN, 26; Lieut Philip West RN, 32; Lieut James Williams RN, 28 and Lieut Andrew Wilson RN, 36, died when two Royal Navy Sea King helicopters collided.

On 23 March 2003, Flt-Lieut Kevin Barry and Flt-Lieut David Rhys Williams killed when RAF GR4 Tornado aircraft attacked: .

Sgt Steven Roberts, 33, and L/Cpl Barry Stephen, 31, killed in action near Basra on 24 March 2003. On 25 March 2003, Cpl Stephen Allbutt, 35 and Tpr David Clarke, 19, of the Queen's Royal Lancers were killed.

L/Cpl of Horse Matty Hull, 25, was killed in an incident involving D Squadron, The Blues & Royals, on 28 March 2003. Marine Christopher Maddison, 24, killed in action near Basra on 30 March 2003. L/Cpl of Horse Karl Shearer, died in an accident on 1 April 2003. Gnr Duncan Pritchard, 22, died on 8 May 2003, following an accident. Pte Jason Smith, 32, died in southern Iraq on 13 August 2003.

Maj James Stenner, 30 and Sgt Norman Patterson, 28, killed on 1 January 2004 in a road accident . L/Cpl Andrew Craw, 21, died during incident on a training range. Fsr Gordon Gentle, 19, was killed in an attack in Basra on 28 June 2004.

Flt-Lieut Kristian Gover, 30, killed in RAF Puma helicopter accident on 19 July 2004.

Staff Sgt Denise Michelle Rose, 34, found dead at a military base in Basra on 31 October 2004. On 30 January 2005, Sqd-Ldr Patrick Marshall, 39; Flt-Lieut David Stead, 35; Flt-Lieut Andrew Smith, 25; Flt-Lieut Paul Pardoel, 35; ME Gary Nicholson, 42; Chief Technician Richard Brown, 40; Flt Sgt Mark Gibson, 34; Sgt Robert O'Connor, 38; Cpl David Williams, 37; Acting L/Cpl Steven Jones, 25; killed in RAF Hercules crash.

Guardsman Anthony John Wakefield died of wounds on 2 May 2005. L/Cpl Alan Brackenbury died during an incident on 29 May 2005. Signaller Paul William Didsbury, died on 29 June 2005.

On 16 July 2005, Second Lieut Richard Shearer; Pte Leon Spicer and Pte Phillip Hewett killed when a patrol was attacked.

Fsr Donal Anthony Meade, 20 and Fsr Stephen Robert Manning, 22, killed in Basra on 5 September 2005. L/Cpl Allan Douglas shot dead in Al Amara on 30 January 2006. Cpl Gordon Alexander Pritchard died in Um Qasr on 31 January 2006.

Tpr Carl Smith died in a vehicle accident south of Basra, on 2 February 2006. Capt Richard Holmes and Pte Lee Ellis killed on 28 February 2006.

Lt Richard Palmer died after roadside bomb on 16 April 2006. Wing Co John Coxen; Lieut- Commander Darren Chapman; Capt David Dobson; Flt- Lieut Sarah-Jayne Mulvihill and Marine Paul Collins killed in Lynx helicopter crash in Basra on 6 May 2006. Pte Joseva Lewaicei and Pte Adam Morris killed by roadside bomb in Basra on 13 May 2006. Lieut Tom Mildinhall and L/Cpl Paul Farrelly killed in an attack in Basra on 28 May 2006. Cpl John Johnston Cosby died in Basra on 16 July 2006. Cpl Matthew Cornish died after mortar attack on 1 August 2006. Gnr Samuela Vanua and Gnr Stephen Robert Wright killed by roadside bomb on 4 September 2006. Gnr Lee Thornton died after fighting in Al Qurna on 5 September 2006