This page is very much a work in progress, contributions are welcomed. Characters from ''VideoGame/GhostReconWildlands'' are on their [[Characters/GhostReconWildlands own page]].


[[folder:''Ghost Recon'']]
!The Ghosts (Specialists)
!!Will Jacobs
-> Class: Rifleman
A Special Forces Captain who was assigned to the Ghosts in 2001. He retired as a major after the game, appearing once again as a TV show host in the Xbox version of ''Ghost Recon 2''.
* TheCaptain
* MajorlyAwesome
* RareGuns: Uses the experimental OICW.
* RetiredBadass

!!Leah "Lindy" Cohen
-> Class: Rifleman
A 10th Infantry Regiment (later Special Forces) sergeant who was transferred to the Ghosts in 2005.
* ActionGirl
* RareGuns: Uses the experimental OICW.
* SergeantRock

!!Klaus Henkel
-> Class: Demolitions
A Bundeswehr demolitions specialist. Assigned to the Ghosts in 2003.
* DemolitionsExpert
* NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent: Speaks with a random American-accented voice throughout the game like the rest of the Ghosts.

!!Harold "Buzz" Gordon
-> Class: Rifleman
An Army Ranger and one of the first Ghost operatives. After the events of the game and the expansion packs, he becomes a Lieutenant Colonel, becoming part of the Ghost Command.
* CoolOldGuy
* ColonelBadass
* MissionControl: For Scott Mitchell, twice in the novels.

!!Scott Ibrahim
-> Class: Sniper
Another Army Ranger and a sniper. Assigned to the Ghosts in 2007.
* FriendlySniper

!!Dieter Munz
-> Class: Support
A Bundeswehr machinegunner who served with the Ghosts since 2006.
* TheBigGuy
* MoreDakka: His primary weapons which are machine guns.
* NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent: Speaks with a random American-accented voice throughout the game like the rest of the Ghosts.

!!Dimitri Arbatov
President of the Russian Democratic Union, who wishes to reestablish the Soviet Empire.
* BiggerBad
* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: PresidentEvil. [[spoiler:Becomes President Failure late in the game, betrayed and executed by his own troops]].

!!Tesfaye Wolde
An Ethiopian colonel and warlord who overthrows the government so he can start another war with Eritrea. [[spoiler:He was captured along with the rest of his troops at the end of the game]].
* BeardOfEvil: As shown in the outro video.
* BigBad: Of ''Desert Storm''.
* [[GeneralRipper Colonel Ripper]]

!!Ashenafi Abate
An Ethiopian warlord and a friend of Wolde. Captured by the Ghosts late in the game.

* TheDragon
* RedHerring[=/=][[NeverTrustATrailer Never Trust An Intro Video]]: The guy you saw in the intro video? That's him, not Wolde.

!!Ariel Priego
The leader of the anti-American Cuban political party FDG. [[spoiler:He was also captured along with the rest of his troops at the end of the game]].
* BigBad: Of ''Island Thunder''.
* DiabolicalMastermind

[[folder:''Shadow Wars'']]
!The Ghosts
-> Class: Commando
A special forces officer who is the leader of the Ghost squad.
* AFatherToHisMen: He has his moments, particularly when [[spoiler: he outright threatened Aydana when he though she may have harmed Banshee.]]
* TheHero
* MacrossMissileMassacre: His missile attacks, especially when using the LimitBreak "Wide Impact".
* StandardizedLeader: Nothing about him really stands out personality-wise. This is even {{lampshaded}} in the manual which described him as "coming from a long line of West Point graduates".
* TeamDad: Even Richter called him ''pops''.

-> Class: Sniper
A long established member of the ghosts, Haze tend to be the voice of reason and is the squad's second in command.
* ColdSniper
* TheLancer
* TokenMinority: The only Asian in the squad.
* TheSpock: He favors whatever gets the mission done fast. In one mission, he preferred not to rescue the hostages despite pleading from the escaped security guard.

-> Class: Gunner
Transferred from the Green Berets, Richter tend to be the FunPersonified in the squad and likes to poke fun at the new recruits.
* BaldOfAwesome
* TheBigGuy
* BoisterousBruiser
* MoreDakka: His primary weapons which are machine guns.
* TheNicknamer: He calls his squad mates by nicknames.
** He calls Duke ''pops''
** He calls Saffron ''mom''
** He calls Mint ''freshman''
* ScaryBlackMan
* TokenBlack

-> Class: Medic
A former Navy Medic who became the Ghost squad's medic.
* TheChick
* TheMedic
** CombatMedic
* TheHeart
* TeamMom: Even Richter calls her ''mom''.

-> Class: Recon
A loner who became a Recon
* ActionGirl
* AntiHero: The fact that she has the ability "cold-blooded killer" implies that she may be one.
* DeadpanSnarker: She has her moments.
* FieryRedhead
* IWorkAlone: The reason she became a recon.
* KnifeNut: Her secondary weapon is a knife.

-> Class: Engineer
The newest recruit for the ghosts.
* MrFixit
* NaiveNewcomer: Ritcher likes to poke fun at this by calling him ''freshman''.
* TheSmartGuy

!!Ghost Lead
The leader of all Ghost squads and directs the squad's missions. He was a former Ghost.
* MissionControl
* NoNameGiven
* VoiceWithAnInternetConnection

!!Aydana Kozlova
-> Class: Assault
A Kazakh commando the Ghosts encounter.
* ActionGirl
* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice]]
* ScarfOfAsskicking
* [[spoiler: SixthRangerTraitor: Subverted]]

!!Vladimir Morozov
Strashin's right hand man who lead Zemya's attacks.
* TheDragon

!!Yaroslav Demidov
A member of the defunct Russian Royalty, Demidov joined Strashin because he was promised that the monarchy would be restored under his rule.
* AristocratsAreEvil: Though much milder than most examples.
* BlueBlood
* EvenEvilHasStandards: He was repulsed when Morozov decided to [[WeHaveReserves leave his troops to their deaths]]. In general, he didn't like all the violence done by Zemya but only put up with it because they promised him that they will return the monarchy to Russia.

!!General Strashin
The leader of Zemya who wants to take over Russia.
* AxCrazy
* BigBad

!!Yuri Treskayev
An ultranationalist politician who hired Strashin and Morozov to destabilize Russia and her neighbors so that he can be elected over the incumbent.
* BiggerBad: In regards to the Zemya.

[[folder:''Future Soldier'']]
!The Ghosts (Hunter team)
* CunningLinguist: Speaks Russian quite fluently, which comes in handy when the Ghosts are secretly helping loyalist Russians.
* PlayerCharacter
* TheSmartGuy: Handles all the tech in the squad.
* TokenEnemyMinority: Kozak is the son of Russian immigrants. This comes up on occasion, mostly as teasing from 30K, but also by way of having Kozak interrogate a captured member of Bodark, relay messages in Russian to a loyalist general they're secretly assisting, and going solo on a covert mission to rescue the Russian president.

!!Ghost Lead
* TheLeader: Is in charge of Hunter team.

* ColdSniper: The team sniper and generally quite the professional.

* BadassDriver: 30K is the driver when the squad is using a captured vehicle.
* BoisterousBruiser: The loudest and most aggressive member of the team.
* TheBigGuy: Carries a LMG for when things get loud.
* InterserviceRivalry: 30K's fine with ships, it's too bad about the sailors and Marines on them.

!The Ghosts (others)
!!Scott Mitchell
* MissionControl: Gives the Ghosts their objectives and feeds them intel.
* NoNameGiven: His name is never mentioned in-game, only showing up in the credits.

* GetawayDriver: She's usually the pilot for Hunter team's extraction helicopter.

* PresidentAction: When rescued by Kozak and given a weapon, he's more than capable of fighting alongside the Ghost.

!!Raven's Rock