Regiment: Queen's Lancashire Regiment

Leigh, Darren –

Husband of Marie Leigh, and father of Limara Leigh. Died suddenly of a brain haemorrhage only hours after learning he was to receive the Military Cross for his action during a riot in Basra, Iraq in August 2003. Received a full military funeral at St. Peter’s Church, Swinton, Lancashire, before interment at Agecroft Cemetery.