Position Unknown - Colonel

Unit: Unknown

Cargo ID: #1125

English Name: Roman Sergeevich Torokhov

Russian Name: Торохов Роман Сергеевич

Date of Birth: August 14, 1984 (age: 39 years)

Place of Birth: Maykop, Adygea Republic, Russia

Place of Death: Unknown (Cluster Munitions strike on car)

Hero of Russia (ph.)
Hero of the DPR
Order of Courage
Order "For Military Merit"
Medal "For Courage”
Medal of Suvorov
Medal of Zhukov
Medal "For Distinction in Combat"
Medal "For Distinction in Military Service" 1st Class
Medal "For Distinction in Military Service" 2nd Class
Medal "For Distinction in Military Service" 3rd Class
Medal "Participant of the Military Operation in Syria"
Other medals under investigation
Badge "Officer 1st Class"
Badge "Graduation from a Higher Education Institution"
Last badge under investigation

Previously Deployed: Georgia, Syria

The head of Adygea Murat Kumpilov and the acting commander of the Southern Military District, Lieutenant General Vladimir Kochetkov, on behalf of Russian President Vladimir Putin, handed over the Gold Star of the Hero of Russia to the family of Colonel Roman Torokhov. The ceremony took place at the Government House of the Republic.