Unfortunately, over the 4 years of the war the battalion suffered losses.
Henichesk district solemnly greeted the troops of the 34th battalion 57-th Separate mechanized infantry brigade, who returned from the war zone in Eastern Ukraine.
“Now we can say officially that the 34th battalion ours! The unit will be permanently deployed in Novooleksiyivka on the territory of the school № 23, and the headquarters of the 57th brigade will be located in Nova Kakhovka. At the district border with a convoy of military equipment and personnel with the bread-salt met the local volunteers, and the commander Sergey Spanko presented a flag of Henichesk district. On the route columns (Azov — Genichesk — Nikolaevka — Chongar Novoalekseevka) of our military were warmly met by local residents. But especially the warm welcome gave Comarca. Children and adults welcomed the battalion, spread out in a great human chain. Here is a small Chongar residents danced and sang for the soldiers”, – the newspaper writes.
“In the main square of Novoalekseevka was held a solemn meeting on the occasion of the return of the 34th battalion. It was attended by the Deputy Governor of Kherson region Vadim Shepherd, the leadership of the district, cities and towns, the command of the OC “South” and 57 teams. Also the meeting was attended by the head of the Center for assistance to participants of ATO Natalia Veselovskaya and famous Kherson disabled-volunteer Gregory Yanchenko, who needs the Ukrainian army has collected more than 1 million hryvnia, and personally delivered aid to the ATO area”, – notes the edition.
“I believe that the residents of Novoalekseevka and Henichesk district will take the 34th battalion in his family and together will perform tasks to strengthen our Ukraine”, — said the major-General Bronislav Zhukovskiy.
Unfortunately, over the 4 years of the war the battalion suffered losses. For the freedom of Ukraine gave their lives of 34 soldiers. Among them — genijalan Denis Nachesnaya, whose wife was at the event.
After the welcoming words of the speakers, the best soldiers in the battalion received state awards. And the military has awarded its patrons and patriots from the local farm managers — Kostecka Alexander and Alexandra Shulika.
The event ended with a concert in Novoalekseevka the House of culture.
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