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

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