02.02.1978 - 29.08.2014
Dmitri Pelipenko was killed on the road between Gorbatenko farm and Novokaterinovka village on so called «Green route» while moving away from Ilovajsk’s trap. At the 2nd of September 2014 his body with bodies of 87 other dead servicemen in Ilovajsk’s trap was got in Zaporozhe’s mortuary. He was identified by companions in arms and relatives.
Family status: parents, elder sister and wife.
Burial place: Dnepropetrovsk
Dmitri Pelipenko was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.
(Decree of the Ukrainian President № 873/2014 of November 14, 2014).