A British Army soldier killed when his vehicle was involved in an explosion in Afghanistan was named last night. Lance Bombardier James Dwyer, 22, of 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery, was part of a reconnaissance mission in the desert in Garmsir in the southern province of Helmand when the blast happened on Wednesday. One other soldier was seriously injured. Meanwhile another British soldier died after his vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb in Basra, southern Iraq. The soldier, from 2nd Battalion, The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, was killed while taking part in a routine patrol in Basra City.