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

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