The previous head of the Royal Marines Main Common Matthew Holmes took his personal life, a listening to to open the inquest into his demise has heard.
Hampshire coroner Jason Pegg informed the listening to in Winchester that Mr Holmes had “issues about his marriage and his service profession”.
Police additionally attended an incident at his house deal with on September 22, Mr Pegg stated.
Main Common Holmes served in Afghanistan, Iraq, Kosovo and Northern Eire for greater than three many years within the armed forces.
He commanded 42 Commando Royal Marines from 2006 to 2008 and was appointed as a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order for his management on operations in Afghanistan in 2007.
From 2019 to 2021 he was Commandant Common Royal Marines and was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2019.
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