Zaur Omarov died while performing a special combat mission on Snake Island as part of a landing assault group. He was married and raised four children."
May 7, 2022 landing boat of project 11770 “Serna” of the Caspian flotilla, on which was captain 3rd rank Yuri Kukushkin (boat commander - Senior Midshipman Zaur Omarov) , once again delivered a shipment of weapons and military equipment to Zmeiny Island. Thanks to the competent actions and professionalism of the senior officer and crew, all tasks assigned to the landing boat were successfully completed. However, at the time of unloading the equipment under enemy fire at night, the landing boat was attacked by the Bayraktar-TB2 UAV, as a result of which Captain 3rd Rank Kukushkin and Senior Warrant Officer Omarov were seriously injured. Yuri Yuryevich fulfilled his military duty to the end. By Decree of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin dated June 6, 2022 No. 351, the feat of Captain 3rd Rank Kukushkin was awarded the Order of Courage (posthumously). The Order of Courage also recognized the feat of Zaur Makhatovich Omarov (posthumously).
The Video of the Strike is on TopCargo200 ID214
Rank: Senior Midshipman (3-star warrant officer)
Unit: Unknown Landing Ship, 106th Brigade of Surface Ships, Caspian Flotilla, Western Military District
Cargo ID: #176
Full Name: Zaur Mahatovich Omarov
Russian Name: Омаров Заур Махатович
Awarded: Order of Courage (ph.)