Deutsch: William Joseph Hardee (* 12. Oktober 1815 im Camden County, Georgia; † 6. November 1873 in Wytherville, Virginia) war Offizier des US-Heeres und General im konföderierten Heer während des Amerikanischen Bürgerkriegs.
English: William Joseph Hardee (October 12, 1815 – November 6, 1873) was a career U.S. Army officer, serving during the Second Seminole War and fighting in the Mexican-American War. He also served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War, and his pre-Civil War writings about military tactics were well known and widely used on both sides of the conflict.