Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier can refer to:

*The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, a type of memorial site in many nations
*"The Unknown Soldier", a 1954 novel by Väinö Linna
*"The Unknown Soldier", a Finnish 1955 film based on the novel of the same name
*"The Unknown Soldier", a Finnish 1985 film
*"The Unknown Soldier", a British 1998 miniseries
*"The Unknown Soldier", a 1980 album by Roy Harper
*"Unknown Soldier", the first CD from Finnish progressive metal band Warmen
*"Unknown Soldier", a fictional war hero published by DC Comics
*"Unknown Soldier", a film directed by Donald Shebib
*"The Unknown Soldier", a song by The Doors.
*"Unknown Soldiers", the anthem of Lehi composed by Yair Stern.
*An Argentinian rock band.
*"Unknown Soldier," a song by Breaking Benjamin
*"Unknown Soldier," a song by The Casualties
*The protagonist of the video game "Forgotten Worlds", known only as "Unknown Soldier".
*A nickname for onetime Major League Baseball commissioner William Eckert.
*"Unknown Soldier (short story)" a short story written by Kurt Vonnegut


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  • Unknown Soldier — Unknown Sol|dier, the a soldier, whose name is not known, and whose body is buried in a national monument, which is usually called the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. He represents all the soldiers of the same nation who died in a war, especially in …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Unknown Soldier — n. [also u s ] an unidentified soldier, killed in a war, whose body has been chosen and enshrined as representative of a nation s war dead …   English World dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — ► NOUN ▪ an unidentified representative member of a country s armed forces killed in war, buried with special honours in a national memorial …   English terms dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — noun an unidentified soldier whose body is honored as a memorial • Hypernyms: ↑soldier * * * the ˌUnknown ˈSoldier 7 [Unknown Soldier] noun singular …   Useful english dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — an unidentified soldier killed in battle and buried with honors, the tomb serving as a memorial to all the unidentified dead of a nation s armed forces. The tomb of the American Unknown Soldier, commemorating a serviceman killed in World War I,… …   Universalium

  • unknown soldier — anonymous soldier, soldier whose identity is unknown …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — /ˌʌnnoʊn ˈsoʊldʒə/ (say .unnohn sohljuh) noun (in various countries) an unidentified soldier killed in a war, especially World War I, and entombed as a memorial to all similar victims of the war. Also, Unknown Warrior …   Australian English dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — noun Date: 1923 an unidentified soldier whose body is selected to receive national honors as a representative of all of the same nation who died in a war and especially in one of the world wars …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Unknown Soldier — Un′known Sol′dier n. amh. mil (sometimes l.c.) an unidentified soldier killed in battle and buried with honors, the tomb serving as a memorial to all the unidentified dead of a nation s armed forces • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • Unknown Soldier — (also Unknown Warrior) noun an unidentified representative member of a country s armed forces killed in war, buried with special honours in a national memorial …   English new terms dictionary

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