"Our brother in arms, IFV commander Denys Ihorevych Hlova was killed yesterday. He was fatally wounded in an enemy mortar strike against our positions," the message says.
"Denys was born on July 22, 1989 in Fastiv, the Kyiv region. He did his army service after being mobilized and returned to the brigade as a contract soldier at the end of March 2017: he just could not leave his comrades! He was always there in any dangerous situation. The place and the date of the funeral will be announced later. Denys is survived by his single mother," the brigade press service wrote.