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List of famous female army officers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female army officers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being army officers. There are thousand of females working as army officers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic army officers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a army officer then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list has everything from Gerda Krūmiņa to Tammy Duckworth.

While this isn't a list of all female army officers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female army officers?" and "Who are the best female army officers?"
Tammy Duckworth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Army Officers
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Ladda Tammy Duckworth is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district since 2013. A Democrat, she is the first Asian American woman elected to Congress in Illinois, the first disabled woman to be elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, and the first member of Congress born in Thailand. Duckworth previously served as Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs in the United States Department of Veterans Affairs from April 24, 2009 to June 30, 2011, and as the Director of the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs from November 21, 2006 to February 8, 2009. An Iraq War veteran, Duckworth served as a U.S. Army ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand

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Shauna Rohbock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Army Officers
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Shauna L. Rohbock is a soldier in the U.S. Army National Guard, an Olympic medal-winning bobsledder, and former professional soccer player. Rohbock was born and raised in Orem, Utah, and is a graduate of Orem's Mountain View High School and Brigham Young University. While attending college, she set several BYU women's soccer records, scoring 95 goals in 368 shots during her 90-game career there. Her 95 goals places her sixth on the NCAA career scoring list. At the professional level, she played for the club San Diego Spirit of the WUSA in 2003. She competed in the bobsled at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, winning silver in the two-woman event with teammate Valerie Fleming. Rohbock's best ...more

Age: 40

Birthplace: Provo, Utah, United States of America

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Madara Līduma is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Army Officers
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Madara Liduma is a biathlete.  ...more

Age: 35

Birthplace: Gulbene, Latvia

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Olga Zaitseva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Army Officers
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Olga Alekseyevna Zaitseva is a former Russian biathlete. She began her career in 1994. After not competing in the 2014–15 season, Zaitseva announced her retirement on 24 January 2015. Shortly afterwards she announced that she had been appointed as caretaker head coach of the Russian biathlon team. ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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