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)
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
(American)

Dennis NilsenDennis Nilsen
(British)
Timothy LaurenceTimothy Laurence
(British)
Christopher LambertChristopher Lambert
(French,American)

Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
(Polish)
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
(American)
Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell
(American)

Jack ChurchillJack Churchill
(British)
Werner GoldbergWerner Goldberg
(German)
Claus von StauffenbergClaus von Stauffenberg
(German)

Jacklyn H. LucasJacklyn H. Lucas
(American)
Sonny BargerSonny Barger
(American)
Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl
(American)

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
(American)
William CalleyWilliam Calley
(American)
Vikram BatraVikram Batra
(Indian)

Yakov DzhugashviliYakov Dzhugashvili
(Georgian)
Hal MooreHal Moore
(American)
Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
(American)

Erich HartmannErich Hartmann
(German)
John ListJohn List
(American)
Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(American)

John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
(American)
James MattisJames Mattis
(American)
Eric RudolphEric Rudolph
(American)

Carl von ClausewitzCarl von Clausewitz
(German)
Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry
(American)
Randy WeaverRandy Weaver
(American)

Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
(German,American)
John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
(British)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)

Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
(British)
Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
(American)
Bai LingBai Ling
(American)

Jessica LynchJessica Lynch
(American)
Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
(German)
Gene KranzGene Kranz
(American)

Lynndie EnglandLynndie England
(American)
Witold PileckiWitold Pilecki
(Polish)
Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets
(American)

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)
Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
(French)
Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
(American)

Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(American)
Hans-Ulrich RudelHans-Ulrich Rudel
(German)
Stephen FlemmiStephen Flemmi
(American)

Lynn ComptonLynn Compton
(American)
William BoninWilliam Bonin
(American)
Joachim PeiperJoachim Peiper
(German)

Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
(German)
Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
(German)
John Walker LindhJohn Walker Lindh
(American)

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
(German)
Harry PatchHarry Patch
(British)
Guy GibsonGuy Gibson
(Indian,British)

Ira HayesIra Hayes
(American)
Zacarias MoussaouiZacarias Moussaoui
(French)
Charlie RichCharlie Rich
(American)