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

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