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In Cherkasy, Defenders of Ukraine were Awarded on the Day of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

December 8, 2018
Reconnaissance men are among awardees
In Cherkasy, Defenders of Ukraine were Awarded on the Day of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

A solemn meeting was held in Cherkasy on the Day of the Armed Forces of Ukraine during which Ukrainian servicemen were presented with honorable decorations of town. In particular, a perished reconnaissance platoon leader of the 74th separate reconnaissance battalion Oleksandr Shapoval was posthumously awarded with “Honorable Citizen of Cherkasy Town” insignia and this award was handed to relatives of perished hero.

In addition, reconnaissance man Yaroslav Horbyk, Mykola Zdira, Hryhorii Ivashchenko and Oleh Pukhailo were awarded with “For Courage and Heroism” badge.