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

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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.

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John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
(British)

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Jack ChurchillJack Churchill
(British)
Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell
(American)
Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
(American)

Dennis NilsenDennis Nilsen
(British)
Claus von StauffenbergClaus von Stauffenberg
(German)
Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl
(American)

John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
(American)
Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
(German)
Eric RudolphEric Rudolph
(American)

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
(American)
Brian HorrocksBrian Horrocks
(British)
John ListJohn List
(American)

Vikram BatraVikram Batra
(Indian)
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
(American)
Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
(American)

Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
(American)
Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
(German)
William CalleyWilliam Calley
(American)

Randy WeaverRandy Weaver
(American)
Erich HartmannErich Hartmann
(German)
Sonny BargerSonny Barger
(American)

Zacarias MoussaouiZacarias Moussaoui
(French)
Hal MooreHal Moore
(American)
Carl von ClausewitzCarl von Clausewitz
(German)

Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry
(American)
Timothy LaurenceTimothy Laurence
(British)
John Walker LindhJohn Walker Lindh
(American)

Diosdado CabelloDiosdado Cabello
(Venezuelan)
Michael A. MonsoorMichael A. Monsoor
(American)
William BoninWilliam Bonin
(American)

Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
(German)
Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
(American)
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)

Dietrich von CholtitzDietrich von Choltitz
(German)
Sandeep UnnikrishnanSandeep Unnikrishnan
(Indian)
Arjan SinghArjan Singh
(Indian)

Jessica LynchJessica Lynch
(American)
Randy ShughartRandy Shughart
(American)
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
(American)

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(American)
Hans-Ulrich RudelHans-Ulrich Rudel
(German)
Gene KranzGene Kranz
(American)

Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets
(American)
Yogendra Singh YadavYogendra Singh Yadav
(Indian)
Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
(Japanese)

James MattisJames Mattis
(American)
Bai LingBai Ling
(American)
Joachim PeiperJoachim Peiper
(German)

Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
(German,American)
Jacqui LambieJacqui Lambie
(Australian)
Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(American)

Ernesto MirandaErnesto Miranda
(American)
Ira HayesIra Hayes
(American)
Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
(Polish,American)