List of famous soldiers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

A soldier may refer to any person who serves in the armed forces of a nation or is engaged in any form of military service for their country. They are people who go to war on behalf of their governments, operate weapons and other kind of equipment used during battles. The term soldier, originated in the 14th century from the Latin word, ‘solidus’. A soldier may be sent to war in different places around the world and he may be required to fight in the front lines of the battle field, risking his life for the safety and protection of his nation , government and its civilians. Every soldier receives military training and is required to follow a strict disciplined regimen and keep his body fit. A soldier is trained to face tough combat situations, equipped with critical skill, analyzing skills and trained to develop leadership skills. The life of a soldier is not easy for it includes the tough decision of sacrificing one’s life if needed for the welfare of the country. Explore and discover some amazing facts about some of the most famous soldiers from across the world with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
(American)
Desmond DossDesmond Doss
(American)
Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
(German)

Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell
(American)
Claus von StauffenbergClaus von Stauffenberg
(German)
Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl
(American)

Jack ChurchillJack Churchill
(British)
John BasiloneJohn Basilone
(American)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)

Dennis NilsenDennis Nilsen
(British)
Stephen FlemmiStephen Flemmi
(American)
Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
(American)

Kuldip Singh ChandpuriKuldip Singh Chandpuri
(Indian)
Sonny BargerSonny Barger
(American)
Witold PileckiWitold Pilecki
(Polish)

John ListJohn List
(American)
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
(American)
Timothy LaurenceTimothy Laurence
(British)

John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
(American)
William CalleyWilliam Calley
(American)
Eric RudolphEric Rudolph
(American)

Hal MooreHal Moore
(American)
Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
(German,American)
Yakov DzhugashviliYakov Dzhugashvili
(Georgian)

Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
(American)
Carl von ClausewitzCarl von Clausewitz
(German)
Harry PatchHarry Patch
(British)

Erich HartmannErich Hartmann
(German)
Randy WeaverRandy Weaver
(American)
James MattisJames Mattis
(American)

Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
(American)
Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry
(American)
John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
(British)

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)
Zacarias MoussaouiZacarias Moussaoui
(French)
Jessica LynchJessica Lynch
(American)

James StockdaleJames Stockdale
(American)
Noor Inayat KhanNoor Inayat Khan
(British)
Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
(German)

August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
(German)
Bai LingBai Ling
(American)
Vikram BatraVikram Batra
(Indian)

Lawrence OatesLawrence Oates
(British)
Gene KranzGene Kranz
(American)
Hans-Ulrich RudelHans-Ulrich Rudel
(German)

Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets
(American)
Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(American)
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
(German)

Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
(German)
Doris MillerDoris Miller
(American)
Lynndie EnglandLynndie England
(American)

Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
(French)
Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
(German)
Banastre TarletonBanastre Tarleton
(British)

Ernesto MirandaErnesto Miranda
(American)
Joachim PeiperJoachim Peiper
(German)
Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
(German)

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(American)
Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
(American)
William BoninWilliam Bonin
(American)