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

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