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.

Prince Andrew, Duke of YorkPrince Andrew, Duke of York
(British)
Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
(American)
Desmond DossDesmond Doss
(American)

Chelsea ManningChelsea Manning
(British,American)
Guy FawkesGuy Fawkes
(British)
Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
(Polish)

Christopher LambertChristopher Lambert
(French,American)
Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
(German)
Jack ChurchillJack Churchill
(British)

Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell
(American)
William CalleyWilliam Calley
(American)
Randy WeaverRandy Weaver
(American)

Claus von StauffenbergClaus von Stauffenberg
(German)
Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
(American)
Yakov DzhugashviliYakov Dzhugashvili
(Georgian)

Sonny BargerSonny Barger
(American)
Timothy LaurenceTimothy Laurence
(British)
Dennis NilsenDennis Nilsen
(British)

Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
(American)
Hal MooreHal Moore
(American)
Lyudmila PavlichenkoLyudmila Pavlichenko

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
(American)
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
(American)
Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl
(American)

Eric RudolphEric Rudolph
(American)
John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
(American)
Witold PileckiWitold Pilecki
(Polish)

James MattisJames Mattis
(American)
John ListJohn List
(American)
Vikram BatraVikram Batra
(Indian)

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(American)
Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
(American)
Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry
(American)

Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
(German,American)
Erich HartmannErich Hartmann
(German)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)

Carl von ClausewitzCarl von Clausewitz
(German)
Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
(German)
Gene KranzGene Kranz
(American)

Bai LingBai Ling
(American)
Jessica LynchJessica Lynch
(American)
Alferd PackerAlferd Packer
(American)

Lynndie EnglandLynndie England
(American)
Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets
(American)
John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
(British)

Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
(American)
Doris MillerDoris Miller
(American)
Ernesto MirandaErnesto Miranda
(American)

August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
(German)
Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(American)
Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
(German)

Stephen FlemmiStephen Flemmi
(American)
Hans-Ulrich RudelHans-Ulrich Rudel
(German)
William BoninWilliam Bonin
(American)

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
(American)
Werner GoldbergWerner Goldberg
(German)

Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
(British)
Joachim PeiperJoachim Peiper
(German)
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
(German)

John Walker LindhJohn Walker Lindh
(American)
Zacarias MoussaouiZacarias Moussaoui
(French)
Shaitan SinghShaitan Singh
(Indian)

Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
(American)
Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
(German)
Ira HayesIra Hayes
(American)