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)
Marcus LuttrellMarcus Luttrell
(American)

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
(American)
Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
(Polish)
Claus von StauffenbergClaus von Stauffenberg
(German)

William CalleyWilliam Calley
(American)
Sonny BargerSonny Barger
(American)
Hal MooreHal Moore
(American)

Vikram BatraVikram Batra
(Indian)
Dennis NilsenDennis Nilsen
(British)
John BasiloneJohn Basilone
(American)

Jack ChurchillJack Churchill
(British)
Bowe BergdahlBowe Bergdahl
(American)
Timothy LaurenceTimothy Laurence
(British)

John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
(American)
Werner GoldbergWerner Goldberg
(German)
John ListJohn List
(American)

Friedrich Wilhelm von SteubenFriedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
(German,American)
Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
(American)
Eric RudolphEric Rudolph
(American)

Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
(American)
Yakov DzhugashviliYakov Dzhugashvili
(Georgian)
Erich HartmannErich Hartmann
(German)

Bai LingBai Ling
(American)
Paul TibbetsPaul Tibbets
(American)
Randy WeaverRandy Weaver
(American)

John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
(British)
James MattisJames Mattis
(American)
Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
(American)

Carl von ClausewitzCarl von Clausewitz
(German)
Jessica LynchJessica Lynch
(American)
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)

James StockdaleJames Stockdale
(American)
Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
(American)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)

Yogendra Singh YadavYogendra Singh Yadav
(Indian)
Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(American)
Matthew C. PerryMatthew C. Perry
(American)

Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
(German)
Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
(French)
Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
(German)

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(American)
Hans-Ulrich RudelHans-Ulrich Rudel
(German)
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
(American)

Stephen FlemmiStephen Flemmi
(American)
Joachim PeiperJoachim Peiper
(German)
John Walker LindhJohn Walker Lindh
(American)

Lynndie EnglandLynndie England
(American)
Gene KranzGene Kranz
(American)
Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
(German)

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
(German)
William BoninWilliam Bonin
(American)
Zacarias MoussaouiZacarias Moussaoui
(French)

Charlie RichCharlie Rich
(American)
Witold PileckiWitold Pilecki
(Polish)
Lynn ComptonLynn Compton
(American)

Albert PikeAlbert Pike
(American)
Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
(Japanese)
Arjan SinghArjan Singh
(Indian)