Trofymchuk Valeriy Vasylovych was the radio operator of the 1st reconnaissance company of the 54th Separate Guards Reconnaissance Prut-Pomeranian Orders of Kutuzov, Bogdan Khmelnitsky, Alexander Nevsky Battalion of Armed Forces of Ukraine, soldier.
He was born on 29 September, 1967 in the city of Vinnytsia. In 1984 he graduated the high school №33 in Vinnytsia, then - average vocational school №19 of Vinnitsa. After graduation he worked as a fitter-welder at Vinnytsia bakery radio equipment "Mayak".
From 1985 to 1987 he was in the regular military service in the ranks of the Armed Forces of the USSR.
Since 2000 he has worked abroad for a long time.
In August 2014, he was mobilized to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in the 54th Separate Guards Reconnaissance Prut-Pomeranian Orders of Kutuzov, Bogdan Khmelnitsky, Alexander Nevsky battalion Armed Forces of Ukraine (military unit A2076, Novograd Volyn, Zhytomyr region).
In the autumn of 2014, he participated in an anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine.
Participant in defense of the city of Debaltsevo, Donetsk region.
On 4 August, 2015 soldier Trofymchuk died as a result of injuries in the mortar attack on the Russian-terrorist groups observation post Ukrainian military in heaps mine "Yujna" near the village Leninske, Dzerzhinsky City Council, Donetsk region (2016 - urban village South Torez ).
On 6 August, 2015 he was buried on the Alley of Glory of the Central Cemetery of Vinnytsia.
On 6 May, 2016 in Vinnytsia on the facade of the building of secondary school №33 (Porika Basil Street, 20), where Trofymchuk Valeriy studied, the memorial plaque was established.
He was awarded the Order "For Courage" of the 3rd class (04.07.2016; posthumously).
The wife and the daughter are left, as well as the son from the first marriage is.