As reported, Avdienko was a senior seaman of the 36th Separate Marines Brigade. He died of shrapnel wounds he received as the Russian occupation troops shelled the government forces’ stronghold on the outskirts of Vodiane village in the Volnovakha municipality of the Donetsk region with anti-tank grenade launchers and mortars Sept. 5.
He was born on Jan. 29, 1998 in the village of Hirsk, Snovsk municipality of the Chernihiv region.
Maksym joined Ukrainian army in July 2016. Upon completion of training, he served in the anti-aircraft artillery unit of the 36th Separate Marine Brigade as a member of the anti-aircraft artillery crew.