Brigade Chief of Staff and Deputy Commander - Colonel

Unit: 136th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade, 58 Combined Arms Army, Southern Military District

Former Regiment Commander within the 150th Motorized Rifle Division

Cargo ID: #13

Full Name: Viktor Ivanovich Isaikin

Russian Name: Исайкин Виктор Иванович

Date of Birth: November 22, 1981 (age: 40 years)

Place of Birth: Chukaly village, Ardatovsky district, Republic of Mordovia, Russia

Place of Death: Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine

Education: Omsk Tank Engineering Institute, In 2018 Moscow Combined Arms Academy

Awards: Order of Courage (ph.), Cross of Saint George 4th Class, Medal "For Courage", Medal "For Distinction in Military Service" 2nd Class, Medal "For Distinction in Military Service" 3rd Class, Medal "Participant of the Military Operation in Syria", Badge "Officer 1st Class", Badge "Graduation from a Higher Education Institution"

Personnel Number: X-227688

Passport Information: Series 8903 No. 669596

INN (Tax ID): 130102868013

SNILS: 138-920-322 67

A fellow soldier told his wife Valentina the terrible news over the phone. “I didn’t want to believe it,” says the woman. - But then the military registration and enlistment office confirmed the information. I went to Rostov-on-Don to identify the body... I don’t remember the funeral at all, it was so difficult. I tried to hold on for the sake of my three children. The youngest, Viyana, was only one and a half years old at that time...” The 38-year-old widow