Archive

Hrach behind his wife, Anna, and three children, Gohar (b. 2008), Armine (b. 2009) and Samvel (2013). Hrach was supposed to return home in mid-April in order to go through six month-long military preparedness courses, but was wounded by a tank fire on April 7th during...

Sasun was a career office serving in one of the special units of Armenian Armed Forces. He had returned home to Yerevan on April 1st, but went back to the front lines immediately upon hearing about the Azeri attacks. The hero’s parents, Fahrad and Narine,...

Aramayis was the oldest of the two sons of Gevorg Mikayelyan and Lilit Avagyan from the village of Voskehat (near Echmiadzin). He went to school for sculpting, and some of his works (including unfinished pieces) were displayed next to his picture in the family’s home....

Suren was married to his classmate and lifelong friend, Arevik, and together they had four sons: Grigor (b. 2002), Hayk (b. 2003), Harutyun (b. 2005), and Hrayr (b. 2012). Arevik, who is expecting her fifth child, lost her own father during the First Artsakh War, and...

Gagik lost his father when he was still a child. Gagik, his younger brother and older sister, Alisa, were brought up by their mother, who passed away in January of this year at the age of 55.  Gagik’s military salary was the main source of...