This is a list of Kentuckians who have fought or commanded during a war. This is only during wars involving the United States. This is an incomplete list.

American Revolution[]

War of 1812[]

  • Daniel Boone (commanded)

Mohawk War[]

Mexican War[]

American Civil War[]

  • Abraham Lincoln (Commander in Chief (assigned generals and discussed battle plans) (for Union)

Spanish-American War[]

World War I[]

World War II[]

Persian Gulf War[]

Iraq War[]