Poroshenko awarded the orders and medals of 219 participants of the ATO 11 – posthumously

Порошенко наградил орденами и медалями 219 участников АТО, 11 - посмертно

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree on awarding 219 servicemen who have shown personal courage and professionalism in defending state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine during the performance of tasks in zone ATO. About it reports a press-service Poroshenko.

11 soldiers were awarded posthumously.

So, the order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky III degree awarded the Colonel Alexei Drozdov, the chief of staff – first Deputy commander of the military unit – field mail В3950. August 12, 2014 Drozdov Colonel, commanding a battalion of the territorial defence, personally led the assault on the settlement Bulavinska, near the city debaltseve, Donetsk oblast.

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Among awarded the order “For courage” of the III degree – a master Sergeant of the infantry platoon, motorized infantry company, a mechanized battalion of the military unit А1302, senior Sergeant Alexey Boldyrev (posthumously). 14 October 2014 participated in the defense of the Donetsk airport. 9 December 2015, during a combat mission in the area of N. p got Experienced blast injury incompatible with life.

The medal “Defender of Fatherland” was awarded to Sergeant Igor Galion senior intelligence officer of the special operations group, the special purpose company of the detachment of special purpose of military unit field mail В2336. Igor Halimon showed courage and determination in combat from 24 August 2014 to 2 September 2014 in the area of Ilovaisk.

Recall that in mid-March, Poroshenko has awarded high state awards of the 26 participants of the ATO battalion from them. General Sergei Kulchitsky.

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