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Soldiers - Notable Historical Events

DiocletianNov 20, 284

Charles IJan 4, 1642

Arthur WellesleyJan 19, 1812

Jefferson DavisMar 13, 1865

John J PershingSep 10, 1919

Douglas MacArthurJan 9, 1945

LBJJul 28, 1965

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Soldiers - Historical Events
Date Event
219-09-29

Batavian soldiers consecrate altar on Hercules Magusanus Rome

284-11-20

Diocletian is proclaimed Roman Emperor by his soldiers in the army of the east

1099-07-08

First Crusade: 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on.

1476-12-24

400 Burgundian soldiers freeze to death during siege of Nancy

1574-10-01

-2] Storm breaks Leiden dike; drowns 20,000 Spanish soldiers

1576-07-02

Muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea

1642-01-04

King Charles I with 400 soldiers attacks the English parliament

1664-05-14

Turkish great Kiprulu attacks 120,000 Donau soldiers

1664-09-08

Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers

1688-07-19

Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo

1756-06-20

Black Hole of Calcutta - 146 British soldiers imprisoned in small dungeon in Calcutta, India where most die

1759-09-12

British soldiers capture the town of Quebec.

1765-03-24

Britain enacts Quartering Act, required colonists to provide temporary housing to British soldiers

1774-06-02

Intolerable Acts: Amendment to original Quartering Act enacted, allowed governor in colonial America to house British soldiers in uninhabited houses, outhouses, barns, or other buildings if suitable quarters not provided.

1781-01-01

1,500 soldiers of the 6th Pennsylvania Regiment under General Anthony Wayne's command rebel against the Continental Army's winter camp in Morristown, New Jersey as part of the Pennsylvania (Continentals; Regiment) Mutiny of 1781.

1789-05-12

Society of St Tammany is formed by Revolutionary War soldiers. It later becomes an infamous group of NYC political bosses

1791-11-03

Battle at Wabash: indians assault general St Clair/killed 637 soldiers

1797-02-25

Colonel William Tate and his force of 1000-1500 soldiers surrender after the Last Invasion of Britain

1801-04-08

Soldiers riot in Bucharest, kill 128 Jews

1812-01-19

Peninsular War: After a ten day siege, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, orders British soldiers of the Light and third divisions to storm Ciudad Rodrigo.

1817-11-27

US soldiers attack Florida Indian village, beginning Seminole War

1822-03-31

The massacre of the population of the Greek island of Chios by soldiers of the Ottoman Empire following a rebellion attempt, depicted by the French artist Eugène Delacroix.

1830-06-12

Beginning of the French colonization of Algeria: 34,000 French soldiers land 27 kilometers west of Algiers, at Sidi Ferruch.

1831-04-14

Soldiers marching on a bridge in Manchester, England cause it to collapse.

1848-01-08

Austrian soldiers kill 10 students, Pavia

1855-02-04

Soldiers shoot Jewish families in Coro, Venezuela

1855-09-03

Indian Wars: In Nebraska, 700 soldiers under American General William S. Harney avenge the Grattan Massacre by attacking a Sioux village, killing 100 men, women, and children.

1861-04-19

Baltimore riots-4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed

1862-05-15

Major Gen Benjamin F Butler issues order (New Orleans) that confederate women abusing union soldiers be treated as whores

1863-05-01

Confederate congress passed resolution to kill black soldiers

1864-06-15

US Congress passes legislation equalizing pay for Black soldiers

1864-09-27

Centralia Massacre (Missouri): 24 unarmed Union soldiers captured and executed by "Bloody Bill" Anderson/Frank

1864-09-30

Black soldiers given US Medal of Honor

1865-03-13

Jefferson Davis signs bill authorizing use of slaves as soldiers

1866-03-21

US Congress authorizes national soldiers' homes

1880-10-15

Mexican soldiers kill Victorio, one of the greatest Apache military strategists.

1901-09-28

Guerrilla's assault unarmed US soldiers in Balangiga Phil, 38 killed

1905-07-08

The soldiers of the Russian ship "Potemkin" who mutinied, surrender to Rumanian authorities, who turn ship over to Russian authorities soon after

1906-05-22

A British garrison leaves Esquimalt, on the Pacific coast, after a military occupation that began in 1858: these were the last British soldiers stationed in Canada

1906-08-13

Black soldiers raid Brownsville Texas

1914-04-20

33 killed by soldiers during mine strike in Ludlow, Colo

1914-12-03

Dutch army opens fire on interned Belgian soldiers: 8 killed

1916-06-21

President Carranza orders his troops to oppose American soldiers at Carrazil, Mexico; 18 American soldiers are killed or wounded

1917-11-01

In WW I, the 1st US soldiers are killed in combat

1917-12-11

13 black soldiers hanged for participation in Houston riot

1918-08-08

6 US soldiers are surrounded by Germans in France, Alvin York is given command & shoots 20 Germans & captures 132 more

1918-09-03

5 soldiers hanged for alleged participation in Houston riot (or Camp Logan riot); in all 19 mutineers were executed.

1918-11-21

Polish soldiers organize a pogrom against Jews of Galicia Poland

1919-09-10

NYC welcomes home Gen John J Pershing & 25,000 WW I soldiers

1920-11-11

The burials of unknown soldiers take place simultaneously in Westminster Abbey, London, at at the Arc de Triomphe, Paris.

1923-03-31

French soldiers fire on workers at Krupp factory in Essen; 13 die

1923-04-19

New Egyptian law allows suffrage for men, except soldiers

1927-04-25

Spain routes 20,000 soldiers to Morocco (uprising Rifkabylen)

1931-05-14

Ådalen shootings: five people are killed in Ådalen, Sweden, as soldiers open fire on an unarmed trade union demonstration.

1939-09-01

The Wound Badge for Wehrmacht, SS, Kriegsmarine, and Luftwaffe soldiers is instituted. The final version of the Iron Cross was also instituted on this date.

1939-11-26

4 soviet soldiers killed on Finnish-Russian border

1940-05-27

World War II: In the Le Paradis massacre, 97 soldiers from a Royal Norfolk Regiment unit are shot after surrendering to German troops.

1941-03-07

50,000 British soldiers land in Greece

1941-06-28

German & Romanian soldiers kill 11,000 Jews in Kishinev

1942-02-19

NY Yankees annouce 5,000 uniformed soldiers admitted free at each of their upcoming home games

1942-08-19

WWI: Over 4,000 Canadian & British soldiers killed, wounded or captured raiding Dieppe, France

1944-04-28

Exercise "Tiger" ends with 750 US soldiers dead in D-Day rehearsal after their convoy ships were attacked by German torpedo boats

1945-01-09

US soldiers led by Gen Douglas MacArthur invades Philippines

1945-02-19

980 Japanese soldiers reportedly killed by crocodiles in 2 days on Ramree Island, Burma

1945-04-11

US soldiers liberate Nazi concentration camp "Buchenwald"

1945-07-31

Pierre Laval, the fugitive former leader of Vichy France, surrenders to Allied soldiers in Austria.

1948-02-29

Stern-group bomb Cairo-Haifa train, 27 British soldiers died

1948-05-26

Entire Hagana-arm forces sworn-in as Israeli soldiers

1950-07-01

1st 407 US soldiers flown to South Korea

1951-03-21

2,900,000 US soldiers in Korea

1954-11-24

France sends 20,000 soldiers to Algeria

1958-05-30

Unidentified soldiers killed in WW II & Korean War buried in Arlington

1960-02-12

Chinese army kills 12 Indian soldiers

1960-05-11

Israeli soldiers capture Adolf Eichmann in Buenos Aires

1961-11-11

Congolese soldiers murder 13 Italian UN pilots

1965-07-28

LBJ sends 50,000 more soldiers to Vietnam (total of 125,000)

1965-11-14

US government sends 90,000 soldiers to Vietnam

1966-03-02

215,000 US soldiers in Vietnam

1967-08-03

45,000 US soldiers sent to Vietnam

1967-12-20

474,300 US soldiers in Vietnam

1968-02-13

US sends 10,500 additional soldiers to Vietnam

1970-03-06

A Catholic man is shot dead by British soldiers in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-12-17

Poland: shipyard workers in Gdansk strike; soldiers in Gdynia fire at workers emerging from trains, killing dozens.

1971-03-09

Three off-duty Scottish soldiers are killed by the Provisional Irish Republican Army; 4000 shipyard workers take to the streets to demand internment in response

1971-05-15

Irish Republican Army member William 'Billy' Reid is shot dead by British soldiers in Belfast

1971-05-20

Pentagon reports blacks constitute 11% of US soldiers in SE Asia

1971-07-08

During street disturbances, British soldiers shoot dead two Catholic civilians in Free Derry; as a result, riots erupted in the city and the Social Democratic and Labour Party withdraws from Stormont in protest

1971-09-14

Two British soldiers are killed in separate shooting incidents in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland

1971-11-24

A woman is killed after members of the Irish Republican Army carry out an attack on British soldiers in Strabane, County Tyrone

1972-02-10

Two British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Cullyhanna, County Armagh; An IRA member is shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with RUC officers

1972-03-14

Two IRA members shot dead by British soldiers in the Bogside area of Derry

1972-03-15

Two British soldiers killed when attempting to defuse a bomb in Belfast; an RUC officer iskilled in an IRA attack in Coalisland, County Tyrone

1972-04-10

Two British soldiers are killed in a bomb attack in Derry

1972-04-15

A member of the Official Irish Republican Army is shot dead by British soldiers at Joy Street in the Markets area of Belfast close to his home

1972-04-16

Two British soldiers are shot dead by the Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) in separate incidents in Derry

1972-06-02

Two British Army soldiers die in a land mine attack by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) near Rosslea, County Fermanagh

1972-06-24

The Irish Republican Army (IRA) kill 3 British Army soldiers in a land mine attack near Dungiven, County Derry

1972-06-26

The Irish Republican Army (IRA) kill two British Army soldiers in separate attacks during the day

1972-07-13

A series of gun-battles and shootings erupt across Belfast between the Provisional Irish Republican Army and British Army soldiers

1972-07-21

Bloody Friday: within the space of seventy-five minutes, the Provisional Irish Republican Army explode twenty-two bombs in Belfast; six civilians, two British Army soldiers and one UDA volunteer were killed, 130 injured

1972-07-31

Operation Motorman: the British Army use 12,000 soldiers supported by tanks and bulldozers to re-take the "no-go areas" controlled by the Provisional Irish Republican Army

1972-08-14

2 British soldiers are killed by an IRA booby trap bomb in Belfast

1972-09-10

3 British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Dungannon, County Tyrone

1972-10-24

2 Catholic men are found dead at a farm at Aughinahinch, near Newtownbbutler, County Fermanagh - British soldiers carry out the killings

1972-11-20

2 British soldiers are killed in a booby trap bomb in Cullyhanna, County Armagh

1973-05-17

Five British Army soldiers are killed by a Provisional Irish Republican Army booby-trap bomb in Omagh, County Tyrone

1974-02-04

Provisional Irish Republican Army bomb explodes on a bus as it traveled along the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire, England carrying British Army soldiers and some of their family members; nine British Army soldiers and three civilians are killed

1975-07-17

Four British soldiers are killed by a Provisional Irish Republican Army remote-controlled bomb near Forkill, County Armagh; the attack was the first major breach of a February truce

1975-11-22

Drummuckavall Ambush: 3 British Army soldiers are killed and one captured when the Provisional Irish Republican Army attack a watchtower in South Armagh, North Ireland

1976-07-04

Operation Entebbe - Israel rescues 229 Air France hostage passengers In Uganda (3 hostages die along with Ugandan soldiers and Israeli soldier)

1976-08-18

In the Korean Demilitarized Zone at Panmunjeom, the Axe Murder Incident results in the death of two US soldiers.

1979-08-27

Warrenpoint ambush: 18 British Army soldiers were killed when the Provisional Irish Republican Army explode two roadside bombs as a British convoy passed Narrow Water Castle near Warrenpoint

1979-12-16

4 British Army soldiers are killed by a PIRA landmine near Dungannon, County Tyrone. Another British Army soldier was killed by a PIRA landmine near Forkill, County Armagh

1981-05-19

5 British Army soldiers are killed when their armoured vehicle is ripped apart by a Provisional Irish Republican Army roadside bomb near Bessbrook, County Armagh

1982-07-20

Hyde Park and Regent's Park bombings: 11 British soldiers and 7 military horses killed in Provisional Irish Republican Army bomb attacks during military ceremonies in London

1982-12-06

Droppin Well bombing: 11 British soldiers and 6 civilians are killed by an Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) time bomb at the Droppin' Well Bar in Ballykelly, County Londonderry

1983-12-15

Last 80 US combat soldiers in Grenada withdrew

1984-02-15

500,000 Iranian soldiers move into Iraq

1985-05-20

Israel exchanges 1,100+ Arab prisoners for 3 Israeli soldiers

1985-08-13

South African Defence Force soldiers, travelling in a convoy of more than ten armoured vehicles, surrounded the Thaba-Juluba high school in Soweto and arrest 200 students during a clampdown on school boycotts

1985-12-12

248 US soldiers & 8 crew members die in Arrow Air charter crash

1988-03-16

US sends 3,000 soldiers to Nicaragua's neighbor Honduras

1988-03-19

2 British soldiers lynched in Belfast, North Ireland

1988-09-03

Estimated by this date 50,000 Kurdish civilians and soldiers killed by Iraq, many using chemical weapons, in aftermath of Iran-Iraq War

1989-06-02

10,000 Chinese soldiers are blocked by 100,000 citizens protecting students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing

1989-09-26

Last Vietnamese soldiers leave Cambodia

1990-07-30

Soldiers opens fire on worshippers in Monrovian church, 200-600 die

1991-02-28

United Nations troops move into Kuwait City and Saddam Hussein orders troops out of Kuwait; Iraqi soldiers ignite Kuwaiti oil fields during their retreat

1991-03-08

Planeloads of US troops arrive home from the Persian Gulf, Iraq hands over 40 foreign journalists & 2 American soldiers it captured

1993-05-24

Kurd rebellion kills 33 soldiers & 5 citizens in Turkey

1993-10-03

Battle of Mogadishu: In an attempt to capture officials of warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid's organisation in Mogadishu, Somalia, 18 US Soldiers and about 1,000 Somalis are killed in heavy fighting.

1994-08-31

Last Russian soldiers leave Estonia & Latvia

1995-02-25

Bomb attack on train in Assam India (27 soldiers killed)

1997-01-18

In north west Rwanda, Hutu militia members kill 3 Spanish aid workers, 3 soldiers and seriously wound one other.

1997-03-16

Sandline affair: On Bougainville Island, soldiers of commander Jerry Singirok arrest Tim Spicer and his mercenaries of the Sandline International.

1997-06-23

In the Central African Republic, soldiers fire on foreign peacekeepers in the third major rebellion since May

1999-07-06

U.S. Army private Barry Winchell dies from baseball-bat injuries inflicted in his sleep the previous day by fellow soldiers for his relationship with transgendered showgirl and former Navy combat medic, Calpernia Addams.

2002-03-04

Multinational Force in Afghanistan: Seven American Special Operations Forces soldiers are killed as they attempt to infiltrate the Shahi Kot Valley on a low-flying helicopter reconnaissance mission.

2002-04-17

Four Canadian Forces soldiers are killed in Afghanistan by friendly fire from two United States Air Force F-16s, the first deaths in a combat zone for Canada since the Korean War.

2002-08-19

A Russian Mi-26 helicopter carrying troops is hit by a Chechen missile outside of Grozny, killing 118 soldiers.

2003-03-23

In Nasiriyah, Iraq, 11 soldiers of the 507th Maintenance Company as well as 18 U.S. Marines are killed during the first major conflict of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

2003-03-24

The Arab League votes 21-1 in favor of a resolution demanding the immediate and unconditional removal of U.S. and British soldiers from Iraq.

2003-07-27

A group of 321 Filipino armed soldiers called "Magdalo" took over the Oakwood Premier Ayala Center in Makati City to show the Filipino people the alleged corruption of the Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo administration

2004-04-30

U.S. media release graphic photos of American soldiers abusing and sexually humiliating Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison.

2004-11-04

12 French soldiers, 3 UN personnel and hundreds of civilians die during the Côte d'Ivoire civil war.

2005-03-04

The car of released Italian hostage Giuliana Sgrena is fired on by US soldiers in Iraq, causing the death of an Italian Secret Service Agent and injuring two passengers.

2006-03-20

Over 150 Chadian soldiers are killed in eastern Chad by members of the rebel UFDC. The rebel movement sought to overthrow Chadian president Idriss Deby.

2006-04-22

Four Canadian soldiers are killed 75 kilometers north of Kandahar, Afghanistan by a roadside bomb planted by Taliban militants, the worst single day combat loss for the Canadian army since the Korean War.

2006-11-11

The New Zealand war memorial monument was unveiled by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in London, United Kingdom, commemorating the loss of soldiers from the New Zealand Army and the British Army.

2007-11-29

The Armed Forces of the Philippines lay siege to The Peninsula Manila after soldiers led by Senator Antonio Trillanes stage a mutiny.

2009-05-11

An American soldier in Iraq opened fire on a counseling center at Camp Liberty in Bagdhad, leaving 5 other US soldiers dead and 3 soldiers wounded.

2010-05-31

Shayetet 13 soldiers tried to stop the flotilla that wanted to break the blockade on Gaza Strip. During the boarding on the MV Mavi Marmara ship, a violent confrontation had started. It caused the death of 9 activists who were on board, and several more injured activists. Moreover, several israeli soldiers were injured.

2011-11-26

2011 NATO attack in Pakistan: NATO forces in Afghanistan attack a Pakistani checkpost in a friendly fire incident, killing 24 soldiers and wounding 13 others.

2012-04-07

130 Pakistani Army soldiers are buried in an avalanche near the Siachen Glacier

2012-09-12

18 soldiers are killed by a rebel car bomb in Syria

2012-10-01

3 NATO soldiers and 16 Afghan police are killed by a suicide bombing in Khost, Afghanistan

2013-02-22

13 Chadian soldiers and 65 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Northern Mali

2013-02-24

10 Chadian soldiers and 28 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Adrar des Ifoghas, Mali

2013-03-04

40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq

2013-03-16

24 Pakistani Army soldiers are killed after their bus falls down a ravine in Rawalpindi

2013-03-24

17 soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber at a military checkpoint in North Waziristan, Pakistan

2013-05-04

5 US soldiers are killed by a bomb in Kandahar, Afghanistan

2013-07-21

15 Egyptian Army soldiers are killed after their bus crashes into a truck on the Mediterranean Coast Highway

2013-09-20

46 soldiers are killed in army-base attacks in Shabwah Governorate, Yemen

2016-01-31

Palestinian Officer Is Killed After Attacking Three Israeli Soldiers

2016-04-03

Turkey violence: Five soldiers, one police dead in Nusaybin bomb

2016-06-04

Five Soldiers Killed in Texas Floods

2016-09-18

17 Soldiers Killed in Attack at Indian Army Base in Kashmir

2016-09-18

Four militants, nine Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir attack

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Soldiers - Birthdays
Date Event
1863-08-05

Joseph Perry, Soldiers of the Cross

1870-05-09

Ben Hopkins, Soldiers' Sons

1881-01-10

Zsigmond Gere, Soldiers of the Emperor

1886-06-27

Aladár Ihász, Soldiers of the Emperor

1908-06-22

Walter Gordon, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

1911-08-14

José Luis de Celis, The Soldiers of Pancho Villa

1911-10-08

Mark Bernes, Two Soldiers

1911-11-18

Attilio Bertolucci, Women and Soldiers

1915-12-18

Charles Chan, Saints and Soldiers

1916-01-25

Evelyn Cunningham, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

1916-12-06

Judson Pratt, The Horse Soldiers

1918-03-20

Bernd-Alois Zimmermann, German composer (Soldiers)

1918-06-19

Vernon Jarrett, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

1918-07-31

Martin Rackin, The Horse Soldiers

1919-06-29

Philip Glaessner, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

1921-06-06

Aleksandar Vesligaj, Playing Soldiers

1921-12-06

Luis Cuenca, Soldiers of Salamina

1922-02-13

Harold G. Moore, We Were Soldiers

1923-01-18

Ricardo Garibay, The Soldiers of Pancho Villa

1924-03-31

Charles Guggenheim, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

1925-9-29

Stanley Cohen, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

1926-10-04

Earl Calloway, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

1927-08-25

Althea Gibson, The Horse Soldiers

1928-01-16

William P. Kennedy, Toy Soldiers

1932-02-16

Masâki Okabe, Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

1932-03-09

Ron Hagerthy, The Horse Soldiers

1933-02-17

Bruce P. Crandall, We Were Soldiers

1933-12-09

Paul Zweck, The Soldiers Choice

1934-05-22

Carole Shoemaker, Toy Soldiers

1935-9-19

Terence Vliet, Soldiers Sometimes Kill

1936-03-31

Marge Piercy, author (Small Changes, Gone for Soldiers)

1939-06-01

Cleavon Little, Chickasha Oklahoma, actor (Blazing Saddles, Toy Soldiers)

1941-05-29

Bob Simon, Old Soldiers/ADD Grows Up/Bob Dylan

1942-08-20

Gunnar Askergren, Soldiers by Moonlight

1943-9-25

Robert Gates, The Soldiers' Secretary/Afghanistan's Top Spy/Sovereign Citizens

1945-06-22

Gunilla Abrahamsson, Soldiers by Moonlight

1948-11-22

Steve Ferguson, Two Soldiers

1950-05-24

Rumiko Ukai, Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

1951-12-07

Stanley Moore, We Were Soldiers

1952-07-17

Robert Conder, Saints and Soldiers

1952-12-01

Forry Smith, We Were Soldiers

1953-12-24

Julius Tennon, Small Soldiers

1954-02-06

Paul Hill, Soldiers in the Army of God

1956-01-01

Mimi Eisman, Toy Soldiers

1957-08-27

Duong Don, We Were Soldiers

1958-01-20

Michael F. Lehman, We Were Soldiers

1958-07-01

Tim Abell, We Were Soldiers

1958-10-26

Grace Guggenheim, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

1959-01-07

Irina Ponomaryova, Soldiers of Fortune

1959-02-28

Marcia Mitzman Gaven, Small Soldiers

1960-10-11

Christina Lim, The War: Nisei Soldiers

1960-9-13

Artyom Borovik, Soldiers of God

1961-02-24

Hillman Curtis, Soldiers

1961-10-31

Rik Walters, Saints and Soldiers

1962-01-21

Harmon Kaslow, Dog Soldiers

1962-9-19

Brian Williams, Toy Soldiers

1963-05-02

Brian Patrick O'Toole, Dog Soldiers

1964-02-03

Andrew J. Sacks, Two Soldiers

1965-02-16

Shepard Koster, We Were Soldiers

1965-9-14

Carles Romeu, Soldiers of Salamina

1966-9-13

K. Srinivasa Chakravarthy, Little Soldiers

1967-12-07

K. Raven Rozier, Soldiers in the Shadows

1968-02-20

Therese Andersson, Buffalo Soldiers

1968-03-23

Jason Powell, We Were Soldiers

1968-07-17

Alexandra Wilson, Small Soldiers

1968-11-01

Kevin Wayne, Company M: A Mob of Soldiers

1968-12-25

T.C. Lin, Clay Soldiers

1969-05-18

Martika, [Marta Marrero], Cuba, singer (Toy Soldiers)

1969-11-30

Bill Barnett, Company M: A Mob of Soldiers

1970-08-08

Byron Browne, Hoop Soldiers

1970-11-13

Amani Gethers, Buffalo Soldiers

1970-12-29

Dallas Austin, Small Soldiers

1971-02-25

Sean Astin, Los Angeles California, actor (Goonies, Toy Soldiers)

1971-03-28

Ryan Little, Saints and Soldiers

1971-04-28

Simbi Khali, We Were Soldiers

1971-06-05

Lincoln Hoppe, Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed

1971-07-20

DJ Screw, Soldiers United for Cash

1972-01-25

John Edmonds-Kozma, A Soldiers Charity

1973-04-29

Melinda Renee, Saints and Soldiers

1973-04-30

Michael Giordani, We Were Soldiers

1973-10-25

Lamont Bentley, Buffalo Soldiers

1973-9-12

Darren Morfitt, Dog Soldiers

1974-02-10

María Botto, Soldiers of Salamina

1974-03-27

Vince Salonia, American Soldiers

1974-10-07

Alexander Polinsky, Saints and Soldiers

1974-9-29

Brian Ash, Paper Soldiers

1975-01-07

Shawn Phelan, Toy Soldiers

1975-02-14

Josh Daugherty, We Were Soldiers

1975-03-07

Steven Nelson, We Were Soldiers

1975-03-18

Terrence J. Rogers, Hoop Soldiers

1975-07-09

Robert Koenig, Returned: Child Soldiers of Nepal's Maoist Army

1975-07-31

Youssef Guezoum, Soldiers

1975-10-16

David Rotan, Old Soldiers

1975-11-24

Brian Brough, Saints and Soldiers

1976-01-18

Harris Bierhoff, Returned: Child Soldiers of Nepal's Maoist Army

1976-01-24

Ivan Gardner, Toy Soldiers

1976-03-08

Chris Clark, Saints and Soldiers

1976-04-17

Donovan Pugh, Dead Soldiers

1976-05-26

Jamie Churchill, More Winners: Boy Soldiers

1976-06-27

Jill Rytie Lutz, We Were Soldiers

1976-07-24

Tyler Keegan, Saints and Soldiers

1976-10-15

Erik MacArthur, We Were Soldiers

1976-9-09

Adam Abel, Saints and Soldiers

1977-01-21

Jason S. Gray, Universal Soldiers

1977-07-16

Zan Calabretta, American Soldiers

1977-07-17

Lebo Mathosa, Soldiers of the Rock

1977-9-05

David De Casaus, Universal Soldiers

1978-04-26

Debra Box, Saints and Soldiers

1978-10-10

Thilo Kudler, Buffalo Soldiers

1979-02-17

Thom Tran, Buffalo Soldiers

1979-04-01

Adam Karst, Soldiers

1979-05-25

Corbin Allred, Saints and Soldiers

1980-02-10

Beka Gersamia, Unknown Soldiers

1980-08-19

Craig Robert Bruss, The Toy Soldiers

1980-10-03

Tony Short, Saints and Soldiers

1980-11-11

Edwin 'EdVanz'd' Morrow, We Were Soldiers

1982-02-27

M. Alli Mitchell, Two Soldiers

1982-06-02

Christian Gibson, We Were Soldiers

1982-08-06

Chandler Rylko, The Toy Soldiers

1983-9-13

Pascale Michalski, Dog Soldiers

1984-07-26

Ty Curtis King, Soldiers of Fire

1985-02-09

Michael Rippe, The Toy Soldiers

1985-02-15

Derek Darvell, Soldiers of the Damned

1986-04-30

Samuel Nolan, The Toy Soldiers

1987-05-17

Christopher Shawn Swinney, Buffalo Soldiers

1987-11-03

Orson Thomas, Soldiers of the Damned

1988-05-26

Matthew J. Reilly, Soldiers of Fortune

1988-08-03

Fraser McGregor, Toy Soldiers

1990-9-27

Thatcher Robinson, The Toy Soldiers

1991-9-30

Danny Mika, The Toy Soldiers

1993-01-08

Johannes Pautzke, Lake of Soldiers

1993-03-10

Ruby Chase, Saints and Soldiers

1996-12-20

Sloane Momsen, We Were Soldiers

Soldiers - Notable Deaths

Butch CassidyNov 7, 1908

Soldiers - Deaths
Date Event
1908-11-07

Butch Cassidy [Robert LeRoy Parker], American train and bank robber, shot by Bolivian soldiers at 42

1918-10-31

Stephen Tisza, Hungarian PM (-1917), assassinated by soldiers

1926-08-23

Zsigmond Gere, Soldiers of the Emperor

1941-02-08

Ben Hopkins, Soldiers' Sons

1942-01-18

Truman H. Talley, Soldiers of the Sky

1943-04-29

Joseph Perry, Soldiers of the Cross

1960-07-24

Aladár Ihász, Soldiers of the Emperor

1975-04-29

Darwin Judge, USMC-corporal, 1 of last US soldiers killed in Viet

1975-04-29

Michael John Shea, USMC-lt/pilot, 1 of last soldiers killed in Vietnam

1975-04-29

William Craig Nystul, USMC capt, 1 of last US soldiers killed in Viet

1982-02-11

José Luis de Celis, The Soldiers of Pancho Villa

1987-06-30

Frederic Mompou, Soldiers of Salamina

1987-09-03

Viktor P Nekrasov, Ukraine architect/author (Soldiers), dies at 76

1992-02-25

Guy Deghy, actor (Matter of Who, 1 Eyed Soldiers), dies at 79

1993-03-09

Ad van Gessel, Dutch actor (Everything For Our Soldiers), dies

1998-09-27

Shawn Phelan, Toy Soldiers

1999-05-04

Ricardo Garibay, The Soldiers of Pancho Villa

2000-03-09

Artyom Borovik, Soldiers of God

2000-06-14

Attilio Bertolucci, Women and Soldiers

2000-11-16

DJ Screw, Soldiers United for Cash

2002-02-09

Judson Pratt, The Horse Soldiers

2002-10-09

Charles Guggenheim, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

2003-09-03

Paul Hill, Soldiers in the Army of God

2003-09-28

Althea Gibson, The Horse Soldiers

2004-01-21

Luis Cuenca, Soldiers of Salamina

2004-05-23

Vernon Jarrett, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

2005-01-18

Lamont Bentley, Buffalo Soldiers

2006-10-23

Lebo Mathosa, Soldiers of the Rock

2006-11-26

Stanley Cohen, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

2008-02-25

Charles Chan, Saints and Soldiers

2009-06-23

Philip Glaessner, Berga: Soldiers of Another War

2009-10-07

Steve Ferguson, Two Soldiers

2010-04-28

Evelyn Cunningham, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

2011-12-08

Duong Don, We Were Soldiers

2012-04-16

Walter Gordon, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

2012-04-18

Hillman Curtis, Soldiers

2012-07-16

Paul Zweck, The Soldiers Choice

2012-10-12

Christina Lim, The War: Nisei Soldiers

2013-09-25

Mimi Eisman, Toy Soldiers

2014-08-20

Earl Calloway, The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords

2015-02-11

Bob Simon, Old Soldiers/ADD Grows Up/Bob Dylan

2015-04-18

K. Srinivasa Chakravarthy, Little Soldiers

2016-04-30

'Aunt Peggy,' caretaker of British soldiers' graves in India, dies aged 96


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