Osipov Nikolay Ivanovich was the platoon commander of the 9th Battery reactive 3rd reactive artillery battalion 27th artillery regiment jet Army of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Lieutenant.
He was born on August 4, 1968 in Sumy. He graduated the secondary school №1 city of Sumy.
He graduated Sumy Artillery Command School named after Red double Frunze Sumy city (2003 - Military twice Red Banner Institute of Missile Forces and Artillery named after Bohdan Khmelnytsky Sumy State University, in 2007 - disbanded).
He served in the German Democratic Republic. Then he was in 169 academic Revolutionary Guards Red Banner and Suvorov II degree heart of the Land Force of Ukraine (military unit A0665; urban village Desna Kozelets district, Chernihiv region). After some time he left the military service and was retired.
He worked as a mechanic at PJSC "Sumy plant" Nasosenergomash "city of Sumy.
In March 2014 he was mobilized into the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in the 9th reactive Battery 3rd reactive artillery battalion 27th artillery regiment jet Land Forces of Ukraine (2015 - 27th artillery brigade, military unit A1476, the city of Sumy).
Since the summer of 2014 he took part in the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine.
On September 3, 2014 near the village of Pobeda Novoaydarsky district, Luhansk region from the Russian Federation it was fired from the MLRS "Smerch" to the base camp 27th reactive artillery regiment. The shelling killed 15 soldiers, among them Nikolai Osipov was.
On September 9, 2014 he was buried in the Alley of honorary citizens of the central cemetery of Sumy.
He was awarded the Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky III degree (23.5.2015, posthumously).
The wife, the son and the daughter remain.