British military nicknames

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Can you name the British military nicknames?

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NicknameSurnameExplanation
JesseAmerican outlaw
SherlockFictional detective
RustyA type of metal that might go rusty
SmokeySomething that when burned would create smoke
BomberCommander in Chief RAF Bomber Command during WW2
ShadyWhere you might be afraid to go at night
DingerWhat instrument goes Ding?
Bunny Where do bunny rabbits live?
NobbyMembers of this profession, although considered working class, had to be literate. Therefore they were paid a lot more than other professions and were considered the nobility of the working class
SpiderWhat spiders make
SwampyAnother name for a swamp
ChirpyWhat animal makes this noise?
NicknameSurnameExplanation
BrighamMormon Leader
Tug/TuggUnknown, possibly 18th/19th Century Admiral
SharkyUnknown, possibly from a 17th/18th Century Admiral
Nosey/NosyWhat you might call someone who was prying in your affairs
Chalky/SnowyColour of Chalk/Snow
DoughyWhat job works with dough?
SpudUnknown, possibly due to the Irish roots of the surname
SweeneyDemon barber of Fleet Street
BusterComic strip character
DutchyWhere do Dutch people come from?
DaisyCharacter from Dukes of Hazzard
FlashComic book hero and film of the same name

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