Miodrag Lazić

Miodrag Lazić (Serbian Cyrillic: Миодраг Лазић; 31 May 1955 – 14 April 2020) was a Serbian surgeon and writer best known for being a volunteer war surgeon for the Serbian Army of Krajina during the Croatian War and Army of Republika Srpska during the Bosnian War. Pavle, Serbian Patriarch awarded him the Order of Saint Sava for his war efforts. During this period, he wrote the autobiographical work "Diary of a War Surgeon (Knin 1991 - Serbian Sarajevo 1995)".[1][2]

Miodrag Lazić
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Born(1955-05-31)31 May 1955
Died14 April 2020(2020-04-14) (aged 64)
EducationUniversity of Belgrade Faculty of Medicine
Known forBeing a war surgeon during Croatian and Bosnian War

He died on 14 April 2020, in Niš due to complications caused by COVID-19 infection.[1]


  1. ^ a b Serbia, RTS, Radio televizija Srbije, Radio Television of. "Преминуо хирург Миодраг Лазић, директор Ургентног центра у Нишу". www.rts.rs. Retrieved 2021-04-14.
  2. ^ "Миодраг ЛАЗИЋ; Ратни хирург". www.srbijanac.rs. Retrieved 2021-04-14.