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

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