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

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