Famous Military Leaders by Nickname

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

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