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Can you name the British military nicknames?

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NicknameSurnameExplanation
JesseAmerican outlaw
BrighamMormon Leader
SpudUnknown, possibly due to the Irish roots of the surname
RustyA type of metal that might go rusty
DaisyCharacter from Dukes of Hazzard
SwampyAnother name for a swamp
BomberCommander in Chief RAF Bomber Command during WW2
DoughyWhat job works with dough?
DutchyWhere do Dutch people come from?
SherlockFictional detective
NobbyMembers of this profession, although considered working class, had to be literate. Therefore they were paid a lot more than other professions and were considered the nobility of the working class
SmokeySomething that when burned would create smoke
NicknameSurnameExplanation
BusterComic strip character
SpiderWhat spiders make
Chalky/SnowyColour of Chalk/Snow
Tug/TuggUnknown, possibly 18th/19th Century Admiral
ShadyWhere you might be afraid to go at night
SweeneyDemon barber of Fleet Street
SharkyUnknown, possibly from a 17th/18th Century Admiral
Nosey/NosyWhat you might call someone who was prying in your affairs
Bunny Where do bunny rabbits live?
ChirpyWhat animal makes this noise?
DingerWhat instrument goes Ding?
FlashComic book hero and film of the same name

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