At least 13 military men have been killed or fatally injured in New Zealand military training exercises in this country or overseas since 1990:

• March 2019 - Royal New Zealand Navy sailor Zachary Yarwood, 23, died in North Shore Hospital on March 26 this year following an incident during dive training the previous night at the Devonport Naval Base. Yarwood was involved in advanced diver training in 6-8m of water when the incident happened.

• January 2019 - Corporal Aloysius Pang, also known as Pang Wei Chong, of Singapore, was fatally injured during a live-firing training exercise at Waiouru