Pavel Petrichenko

Pavel Petrichenko

activist, soldier of the 59th separate motorized infantry brigade
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Short biography

Pavlo Petrichenko - Ukrainian public activist, soldier of the 59th separate motorized infantry brigade, participant of the Russian-Ukrainian war. He died at the front on April 15, 2024.

Brief biography

Pavel Petrichenko was born on April 16, 1992.

In civilian life, Petrichenko was a project manager and an active participant in public initiatives. In particular, he participated in Euromaidan, as well as in the actions of the initiative "Who ordered Katya Gandzyuk", as well as in support of the activist Serhiy Sternenko.

At one time he was also an employee of the Serhiy Pritula Foundation.

Full-scale war

Petrichenko joined the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in April 2022, where he took up aerial reconnaissance. Since then, he was constantly at the front.


On April 15, 2024, it became known that Petrichenko died during a combat mission in the Donetsk region. The next day he was to have turned 32 years old.

Petition to restrict the work of online casinos

Petrichenko was the author of a petition to ban access to online casinos for military personnel during martial law, and to ban pawn shops from accepting drones, thermal imagers and other dual-use goods.

The petition garnered the necessary 25,000 votes in less than 24 hours.


Pavel Petrichenko was awarded the Commander-in-Chief's Gold Cross in 2023.

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Eternal memory and glory to the Hero!

The funeral of activist and Ukrainian soldier Pavlo Petrychenko was held in Kyiv. Photos and video

On April 16, the defender would have turned 32 years old