Famous Military Leaders by Nickname

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

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