24.05.1987 - 29.08.2014
Taras Brus 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.
Burial place: Banya Lysovitskaya village, Stryi Raion, Lviv Oblast.
Taras Brus was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.
(Decree of the Ukrainian President № 873/2014 of November 14, 2014).