31.07.1985 - 18.08.2014
Roman Harchenko was killed in battle of Ilovajsk (Donetsk Oblast).
Burial place: Dnepropetrovsk.
Roman Harchenko was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.
(Decree of the Ukrainian President № 873/2014 of September 14, 2014).
The memorial plaque in honor of graduates killed in anti-terror operation area was opened on the Sumy city secondary school №25.