Saturday,
23 September 2017
Our Community

Ukrainian ship named after hero border guard sets sail

A passenger ship owned by Danube Shipping Company was named after Ihor Momot, the border guard killed in Donbas hostilities.

For the first time in Ukraine’s history, a civil ship has the name of a hero border guard / dpsu.gov.ua
For the first time in Ukraine’s history, a civil ship has the name of a hero border guard / dpsu.gov.ua

Ihor Momot died two years ago, protecting the Ukrainian border from the attacks of Russian-terrorist forces.

For three years, Ihor Momot was a commander of the Izmail Border Guard Detachment in Odesa region. After the start of the Russian aggression, he created a division Rubizh [Frontier] and was deployed in the area of the ATO.

UN report: 9,733 people killed, 22,720 injured during war in DonbasAfter completing all the necessary procedures with the naming the ship after the legendary hero, the ship was launched.

It is worth noting that, as a rule, it is the warships that are named after the soldiers-heroes.

If you notice a spelling error, please highlight it with your mouse and press Ctrl+Enter
Read also
loading...

Do you like the new site?
Leave your opinion