Unknown Soldier(redirected from Unknown Soldiers)
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An unidentified soldier killed in war and chosen to be interred with national honors as a representative of all those who died in a war.
(Military) (in various countries) an unidentified soldier who has died in battle and for whom a tomb is established as a memorial to other unidentified dead of the nation's armed forces
(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.