When you hear the slogan ‘Army Strong’, you simply know its USA army that one’s talking about. The country with the largest pool of military personnel, United States of America has the world’s second largest army, after People’s Liberation Army of China. America has the world’s largest military budget; it expends more than $554 billion annually to fund its military forces. While the US army comprises of the army, Marine Corps, navy, air force and coast guard, it is the American soldiers that we are talking about. America has the largest manpower in the world; until 2012 a total of 40 million people having served the US armed forces. That’s an eye-opening number, isn’t it? America soldiers are known for their bravery, valour, gallantry and heroism. With a fiery patriotism and a deep sense of nationalism, the soldiers have valiantly guarded the country in numerous wars, invasions and conflicts. American soldiers undergo extensive training – they are trained to combat situations, use arms and ammunitions, develop analysing skills and finally cultivate leadership qualities. Such is the spirit of nationalism in America soldiers that they, at all hours, are ready to sacrifice their life for the welfare of the country. Explore this section and find out about the life of famous American soldiers.
Chris KyleChris Kyle

08 April 1974

Robert E. LeeRobert E. Lee

19 January 1807

Desmond DossDesmond Doss

07 February 1919

Davy CrockettDavy Crockett

17 August 1786

Pat TillmanPat Tillman

06 November 1976

William Tecumseh ShermanWilliam Tecumseh Sherman

08 February 1820

Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill

26 February 1846

Grace HopperGrace Hopper

09 December 1906

Sam HoustonSam Houston

02 March 1793

George MarshallGeorge Marshall

31 December 1880

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock

20 May 1942

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Kit CarsonKit Carson

24 December 1809

Newton KnightNewton Knight

10 November 1829

Tammy DuckworthTammy Duckworth

12 March 1968

Sterling HaydenSterling Hayden

26 March 1916

Nathan HaleNathan Hale

06 June 1755

Joshua ChamberlainJoshua Chamberlain

08 September 1828

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Lynndie EnglandLynndie England

08 November 1982

Kate NorleyKate Norley

25 May 1978

John PippyJohn Pippy

12 December 1970

John Walker LindhJohn Walker Lindh

09 February 1981

William CalleyWilliam Calley

08 June 1943

Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell

07 November 1975

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Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy

07 May 1976

Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl

28 March 1986

John BasiloneJohn Basilone

04 November 1916

John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad

31 December 1960

Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran

25 October 1920

Randy WeaverRandy Weaver

03 January 1948

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Sonny BargerSonny Barger

08 October 1938

John ListJohn List

17 September 1925

Eric RudolphEric Rudolph

19 September 1966

Hal MooreHal Moore

13 February 1922

Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry

10 April 1794

Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald

12 October 1943

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Jessica LynchJessica Lynch

26 April 1983

Carl BrashearCarl Brashear

19 January 1931

Gene KranzGene Kranz

17 August 1933

Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets

23 February 1915

William BoninWilliam Bonin

08 January 1947

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge

04 November 1923

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Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell

29 December 1879

Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez

05 August 1935

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw

10 October 1837

Bai LingBai Ling

10 October 1966

Randy ShughartRandy Shughart

13 August 1958

Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker

08 October 1890

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Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben

17 September 1730

Albert PikeAlbert Pike

29 December 1809

James MattisJames Mattis

08 September 1950

Ernesto MirandaErnesto Miranda

09 March 1941

Michael A. MonsoorMichael A. Monsoor

05 April 1981

Charlie RichCharlie Rich

14 December 1932

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Ira HayesIra Hayes

12 January 1923

Robin OldsRobin Olds

14 July 1922

James StockdaleJames Stockdale

23 December 1923

Alferd PackerAlferd Packer

21 January 1842

David FarragutDavid Farragut

05 July 1801

Doris MillerDoris Miller

12 October 1919

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Lynn ComptonLynn Compton

31 December 1921

Winfield Scott HancockWinfield Scott Hancock

14 February 1824

Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik

18 February 1920

Henry H. ArnoldHenry H. Arnold

25 June 1886

Elliott RooseveltElliott Roosevelt

23 September 1910

Joseph HookerJoseph Hooker

13 November 1814

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Henry KnoxHenry Knox

25 July 1750

Abner DoubledayAbner Doubleday

26 June 1819

Stephen FlemmiStephen Flemmi

09 June 1935

George DeweyGeorge Dewey

26 December 1837

Daniel DalyDaniel Daly

11 November 1873

Tibor RubinTibor Rubin

18 June 1929

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George Rogers ClarkGeorge Rogers Clark

19 November 1752

Tommy FranksTommy Franks

17 June 1945

Frank BucklesFrank Buckles

01 February 1901

Leslie GrovesLeslie Groves

17 August 1896

Gail HalvorsenGail Halvorsen

10 October 1920

Robert BalesRobert Bales

30 June 1973

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Jacklyn H. LucasJacklyn H. Lucas

14 February 1928

Elmo ZumwaltElmo Zumwalt

29 November 1920

Joseph KittingerJoseph Kittinger

27 July 1928