20.01.1968 - 14.09.2014
Vitalij Ukraincev was killed in battle against Russian raiding force near Peski town (Yasynuvata Raion, Donetsk Oblast).
Family status: wife and two daughters.
Burial place: Kupyansk-Uzlovoj village, Kupianskyi Raion, Kharkiv Oblast.
Vitalij Ukraincev was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.
(Decree of the Ukrainian President № 942/2014 of December 19, 2015).