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

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