24.06.1982 - 29.08.2014
Bogdan Zhavoronok 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. The soldier was buried as unidentified hero. He was identified by DNA testing.
Burial place: Dnipropetrovsk, Krasnopilske cemetery, burial plot #79.
Місце поховання: м. Дніпропетровськ, Краснопільське кладовище, участок № 79
Bogdan Zhavoronok was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.
(Decree of the Ukrainian President 873/2014 of November 14, 2014).