Avramenko Olexander Serhiyovich was the shooter-antiaircrafter of 25-th Dnepropetrovsk separate airborne brigade of highly mobile airborne troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Sgt.
He was born in March 5, 1989 in the city Gulyaypole, Zaporizhya region. From 1995 to 2001 he studied at the secondary school №1 of Gulyaypole. In 2001, after his father‘s death, the family moved to the city Sinelnikovo, Dnepropetrovsk (now - Dnipro) region. In 2004 he graduated 9 classes of secondary school №1 of Sinelnikovo, 2007 - Sinelnikovskovo professional college and received profession "Electrician for repair and maintenance of electrical equipment."
In autumn 2007, he was called up for military service in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in the 301 th Artillery Regiment of the Air Force of Ukraine (military unit A0593, Nikopol Dnieper region). In autumn 2008, he was dismissed from the Armed Forces of Ukraine in reserve.
In March 2014 he was mobilized into the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in the 25th Dnepropetrovsk separate airborne brigade of highly mobile airborne troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (military unit A1126; urban village Hvardieske, Novomoskovsk district, Dniepro region).
Since the summer of 2014 he took part in anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine.
In June 14, 2014 around 1:00 am, military transport aircraft IL-76 MD Air Forces of Ukraine, during the approach to the airfield Lugansk city, was hit by terrorists of portable anti-aircraft missile system. The plane had 40 soldiers of the 25 th separate Dnepropetrovsk Airborne Brigade, including Sergeant Avramenko and 9 crew members. As a result of the disaster, the entire personnel of troops and aircrew were killed.
In July 25, 2014 he was buried in the city cemetery of Sinelnikovo.
He was awarded the Order “For courage” of III degree (20.6.2014, posthumously).