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Kuryata Ivan Yevgenyevich («Blyuher»)

Sergeant of the police

17.02.1973 - 08.10.2014

On the 8th of October 2014 at 5:20 p.m. Ivan Kuryata was killed under mortar fire while holding approach to Donetsk Airport near Peski town (Yasynuvata Raion, Donetsk Oblast).

Family status: father, wife and two children.

Burial place: Semenovka village, Krynychky Raion, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast.


Ivan Kuryata was posthumously awarded an Order for Personal Courage of III degree.

(Decree of the Ukrainian President № 873/2014 of November 14, 2014).