Yakimov Alexander Valeriyovych was the senior gunner of mortar platoon mortar battery of the 13th separate airmobile battalion of the 95th separate airborne brigade of highly mobile airborne troops of the Land Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the senior soldier.
He was born on June 4, 1993 in the village of Kulinichi , Kharkiv district, Kharkiv region (since 2012 as part of the Frunze district of Kharkiv). He was Ukrainian. In 2011 he graduated the Kulynychivska secondary school №175, Kharkiv. In parallel, he studied at Kulynychivska interschool training and production №1 village Vilhivka Kharkiv district, Kharkiv region.