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In Sasovo, the award of the deceased hero Sergei Ferapontov was handed over to the family –

In Sasovo, the award of the deceased hero Sergei Ferapontov was handed over to the family

On December 19, in the Sasovo school No. 6, in a solemn ceremony, the Order of Courage was handed over to the family of junior sergeant Sergei Ferapontov, who died during a special military operation in Ukraine.

Sasovo military commissar Anatoly Kotelnikov presented the order to the mother of the deceased, Valentina Ivanovna.

Anatoly Kotelnikov:

“Junior Sergeant Ferapontov honorably fulfilled his military duty, died a heroic death. He left to fight as a volunteer back in May, and died on July 3. The Order of Courage is his second military award. For participation in hostilities in the North Caucasus, he was awarded the Suvorov medal. He was 45 years old. His memory will forever remain in our hearts.”

The head of the city, Gennady Manukhin, and the head of the administration, Evgenia Rubtsova, expressed their gratitude to the family of the hero. They noted that the memory of Sergei Ferapontov will remain in the hearts of the townspeople, and his example will serve as an example for the younger generation.

The ceremony participants honored the memory of the fallen with a minute of silence. Flowers were laid at the memorial plaque, unveiled here in September.


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