Ecaterina Teodoroiu was a Romanian soldier on the front lines of WWI, who was captured escaped while wounded, and was promoted to second lieutenant before being killed in action in She was awarded the Military Virtue Medal and is a national Romanian hero.
Ion Dragalina (December 1860 – November was a Romanian general, who died during the First World War in the battle of the Jiu valley. Dragalina was born in the city of Caransebeş, which at the time was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
Artur or Arthur Văitoianu (14 April 1864, Izmail – 17 June 1956) was a Romanian general who served as a Prime Minister of Romania for about two months in 1919 (September 29 - December 4). During his mandate, the first elections of Greater Romania were held.Born in Izmail (in Bessarabia, now part of Ukraine), he rose through the ranks of the Romanian Army and, during the World War I Battle of Mărăști, he commanded the Second Corps.