28-year-old Georgia Army Corporal Givi Pantsulaia, died on 27th July 2012 a military hospital in Gori, Georgia. Corporal Pantsulaia served with the 31st Light Infantry, 3rd Infantry Brigade.
He was severly injured by the blast from a mortar round while deployed in Helmand province in January this year. He was airlifted to a US military hospital in Afghanistan and later transferred to a hospital in Germany. He was ultimately transferred to the military hospital at Gori, Georgia where he remained in a coma.
Despite all efforts to save him, he passed away.