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

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