Funeral held for Royal Marine in Rhyl
A Royal Marine from Rhyl who was killed in a gun battle in Afghanistan has been laid to rest at his funeral.
30 year old Lance Corporal Michael Taylor from 40 Commando was killed in a gun battle.
Mourners wore Everton Football shirts at the funeral in Rhyl on Friday afternoon.
Major Renny Bulmer from 40 Commando paid tribute.
"As a senior Marine he acted like a father figure for other members of the troop.
"He took that role in his stride, he understood the responsibility of that and made sure the younger guys were well led."