Famous Military Leaders by Nickname

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Can you name the Military Leaders by Nickname?

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NicknameReal NameYou might know me from...
'The Desert Fox'the Battle of Arras (1940)
'Ike'Operation Overlord (1944)
'Iron Butt' and 'Ringlets'the Great Sioux War of 1876
'The Red Baron'the First World War (1914-1918)
'The Little Napoleon'the Battle of Antietam (1862)
'The Great Asparagus' and 'Cyrano'the Battle for France (1940)
'The Magnificent'the Siege of Vienna (1529)
'Stormin' __________'Operations Desert Storm & Shield (1990-1991)
'Marshal Forwards'the Battle of Waterloo (1815)
'Fighting Joe'the Battle of Chancellorsville (1863)
'Old Fuss and Feathers'the Mexican-American War (1846-1848)
'The Great'the Battle of Issus (333 B.C.)
'Cump' and 'Uncle Billy'the Savannah Campaign (1864)
'The Hammer'the Battle of Tours (732)
'The Napoleon of the West'the Battle of the Alamo (1836)
'The Little Corporal'the Battle of Austerlitz (1805)
'The Scourge of God'the Battle of Châlons (451)
'The Wizard of the Saddle' and 'Old Bed'the Brice's Crossroads (1864)
'The Big Fellow'the Irish Civil War (1922-1923)
'Dugout Doug'the Battle of Inchon (1950)
'Monty'the Second Battle of El Alamein (1942)
'Old Wooden Head'Battle of Nashville (1864)
'The Conquerer' and 'The Bastard'the Battle of Hastings (1066)
'Old Tippecanoe'the Battle of Tippecanoe (1811)
'Old Hickory'the Battle of New Orleans (1815)
NicknameReal NameYou might know me from...
'Old Ironsides'the Battle of Naseby (1645)
'The Bulgar-Burner' and 'The Hard Ruler'the Battle of Stamford Bridge (1066)
'The Marble Man' and 'Granny ____'the Raid at Harper's Ferry (1859)
'The Iron Marshal'the Battle of Auerstädt (1806)
'Pappa'the Battle of the Frontiers (1914)
'El Draque' ('The Dragon')the Battle of Gravelines (1588)
'The Butcher of the Somme'the Battle of the Somme (1916)
'The Lionheart'the Third Crusade (1189–1192)
'Old Nosey'the Battle of Salamanca (1812)
'The Bravest of the Brave'the Battle of Waterloo (1815)
'The Great' and 'Old Fritz'the War of the Austrian Succession (1740–1748)
'The G.I. General'the Falaise Pocket (1944)
'Old Blood and Guts'the Battle of the Bulge (1944-1945)
'The Conquerer'the Siege of Constantinople (1453)
'The Black Prince'the Battle of Poitiers (1356)
'The Black Knight'the Battle of the Bzura (1939)
'The Dandy King'the Neapolitan War (1815)
'The Hammer of the Scots'the First War of Scottish Independence (1296-1328)
'The Great Khan'the Siege of Zhongdu (1215)
'Black Jack'the Philippine–American War (1899-1902)
'Africanus'the Battle of Zama (202 B.C.)
'Rough and Ready'the Battle of Palo Alto (1846)
'Stonewall'the First Battle of Manassas (1861)
'Peaches'Operation Iraqi Freedom (2003)
'The Eagle'the Battle of Borodino (1812)

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