Baris Ozmanyan

 

BARIS OZMANYANBARIS OZMANYAN
04.12.1996 – 02.04.2016
Military rank: Private  

Born in the village of Taronik, Armavir marz.
2003-2011- Studied at the Taronik secondary school.
January 20, 2015- Conscripted into the army, served in N
military unit of the Defense Army of RA as machine-gunner.
Killed on April 2, 2016 when defending the 112 military
post (Varazatumb/Lala Ilahi) of the 9th Defense Region
together with his fellow servicemen Sgt. Adam Sahakyan,
Karen Nersisyan, Jun. Sgt. Sasha Galstyan, Pvt.  Jora Yesayan,
Bagrat Aleksanyan, Tigran Berakchyan, Andranik Grigoryan.
Together with them 5 high-ranking officers – Lt. Col. Aleksan
Arakelyan, Roman Poghosyan, Onik Grigoryan, Maj. Suren Melkumyan,
Sen. Lt. Maksim Grigoryan  – were killed in action.
Posthumously awarded the RA Medal of “Courage” and
the Medal for “Combat Service” of Artsakh.