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

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