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Characters: Call of Duty
Characters from the various games of the First-Person Shooter franchise Call of Duty. See the Modern Warfare page for that series. And see the Call of Duty: Black Ops page for that series, too.

This page is very much a work in progress, contributions are welcomed.

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     Call of Duty Classic and United Offensive 

Private Joey Martin

  • Early-Installment Weirdness: Unlike the heroic mimes from most of the other games, we know Martin's thoughts through his journal entries at the beginning of each mission. Oddly enough, this leaves him with more characterization than many future protagonists in the series.
  • Elites Are More Glamorous: Part of the famous 101st Airborne Division.
  • Heroic Mime
  • Player Character: The first in the series!

Sergeant Jack Evans

Sergeant Waters

  • Badass: Under heavy fire, he runs to manually set off a bridge explosion when it fails to go off. You have to cover him with sniper fire.
  • Elites Are More Glamorous: He is the axillary soldier involved with Evans and Price's covert operations. He plays a supporting role while Price and/or Evans goes into the enemy's territory.

Sergeant James Doyle

Sergeant Alexei Ivanovich Voronin

Captain Foley

Sergeant Moody

  • Badass
  • Deadpan Snarker
    Oh yes, sir, you bet! We ride through enemy lines in a French tin can! Want me to paint a bullseye on it, sir?
    • Also:
      Pvt. Elder: I can't believe I volunteered to do this!
      Sgt. Moody: *matter-of-factly* You didn't, remember? You were volunteered.
  • Elites Are More Glamorous
  • Indy Ploy: Oh yes. While driving through a German convoy.
    Pvt. Elder: What the hell are you doing Sarge?!
    Sgt. Moody: *quietly* I don't know, I sure hope it works.
  • Sergeant Rock: The first in a long series of them.
  • Pun: Sgt. Moody is moody.

Private Elder

  • Deadpan Snarker: When Moody gets the car stuck in a dead end and destroys the car, Elder is not amused. Moody doesn't want to hear it.
    Elder: Oh. hey great, good move! Remind me to thank the captain.
    Sgt. Moody: Shut up Elder, and get your ass out! Let's go Martin, move it, move!
  • Elites Are More Glamorous
  • Killed Off for Real: Can be killed in Brecourt Manor.
    • What Happened to the Mouse?: Not mentioned again if he survived. It's possible given his attitude and acoomplishments that he was promoted and transferred to another squad. It's just as likely he was killed or wounded and taken out of combat. Lastly, it's possible that Pvt. Elder was one of the men separated from his squad. Captain Foley describes in a slide show that the 101st formed mixed groups and Elder could have just been pulled along for the ride by Moody.

Captain Price

Major Gerald Ingram

Sergeant Pavel Antonov

Major Sheppard

Private Ender

Private Riley

Private Anderson

Private Yuri Petrenko

Private Korolov

     Call of Duty: Finest Hour 

     Call of Duty 2 

Private Vasili Ivanovich Koslov

Sergeant John Davis

Corporal Bill Taylor

Commissar Letlev

Lieutenant Leonov

Lieutenant Dimitri Volsky

Private MacGregor

Lieutenant Coffey

Sergeant Jack Randall

Private Braeburn

Private Donald McCloskey

Lieutenant Myers

     Call of Duty 2: Big Red One 

Roland Roger

"Stretch" Roger

Norman Delaney

Glenn Hawkins

Victor "Vic" Denley

     Call of Duty 3 

Private Nichols

Corporal Duncan Keith

Private First Class Salvadore Guzzo

Isabelle DuFontaine

  • Action Girl
  • Heroic Sacrifice: Dies planting explosives on an armored car, but atypical in that she was killed only by early detonation.

     World at War 

Private Miller

An American soldier fighting in the Pacific theater of the war. The player character in the American campaign of the game.

Corporal/Sergeant Roebuck

The American sergeant in the war, leader of Private Miller's group.

Private Polonsky

The other notable soldier in Miller's group
  • Badass
  • Cluster F-Bomb: After Roebuck kicks it.
    Radio Operator: Airstrike available.
    Polonsky: You hear that? Call in those fucking planes! Blow the bastards to kingdom come!
    • And by this point, he's sick of the word Banzai.
      Japanese soldier: BANZAIIII!
      Polonsky: Another fuckin' Banzai charge!
  • Sacrificial Lamb: He could be, just like Roebuck.
  • Took a Level in Badass: If Roebuck is killed, Polonsky takes charge and goes on a Roaring Rampage of Revenge. Starting with beating a man to death with his fist. Note that there is probably a man of higher rank with you fire-team when you charge forward.

Sergeant Sullivan

The former leader of the group that rescued Private Miller, he was killed early in the game.

Private Dimitri Petrenko

A Soviet solder fighting in the Eastern Front against Nazi Germany. The player character of the Soviet campaign in the game.

Sergeant Viktor Reznov

A sergeant of the Red Army, seems to be the leader of Petrenko's group.

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