Practice Relating to Rule 114. Return of the Remains and Personal Effects of the Dead
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) states:
Personal belongings of the deceased servicemen shall be sent to their relatives who have the right of hereditary succession. Items of military uniform clothing (except for the organizational items) belonging to officers and warrant officers shall be sent to relatives together with personal belongings. Items belonging to rank and file (sergeants and privates) shall be returned to the military units inventories.