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Military leaders A-Z

Can you name these military leaders whose names start with each letter of the alphabet?
It is suprisingly hard to find a reknown military leader whose name starts with U or Q, so don't feel too bad if you've never heard of them.
It is even harder to find such man whose name starts with I. But there is one guy whose actual name starts with K and is followed by a patronym ("ibn-..."). So that's close enough.
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Last updated: June 22, 2021
First submittedApril 8, 2021
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Notable victories
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A
Issus (333 BC), Gaugamela (331 BC)
Alexander the Great
B
Marengo (1800), Austerlitz (1805)
Napoleon Bonaparte
C
Pharsalus (48 BC), Nile (47 BC)
Gaius Julius Caesar
D
Jena–Auerstedt (1806), Wagram (1809)
Louis Nicolas Davout
E
Zenta (1697), Blenheim (1704)
Eugene of Savoy
F
Hohenfriedberg (1745), Rossbach (1757)
Frederick the Great
G
Breitenfeld (1631), Lützen (1632)
Gustavus Adolphus
H
Trebia (218 BC), Cannae (216 BC)
Hannibal Barca
I
Ajnadayn (634), Yarmuk (636)
Khalid ibn al-Walid
J
Marne (1914), Verdun (1916)
Joseph Joffre
K
Korsun (1648), Batih (1652)
Bohdan Khmelnytsky
L
Liège (1914), Tannenberg (1914)
Erich Ludendorff
M
Luzon (1945), Inchon (1950)
Douglas MacArthur
N
Copenhagen (1801), Trafalgar (1805)
Horatio Nelson
O
Kulacahisar (1286), Bapheus (1302)
Osman I
P
Warsaw (1920), Niemen (1920)
Józef Piłsudski
Q
Cen Harbor (1558), Nan'ao (1565)
Qi Jiguang
R
Arras (1940), Gazala (1942)
Erwin Rommel
S
Ilipa (206 BC), Zama (202 BC)
Scipio Africanus
T
Delhi (1398), Ankara (1402)
Timur
U
Sufetula (647)
Uqba ibn Nafi
V
Malta (1565)
Jean de Valette
W
Val-ès-Dunes (1047), Hastings (1066)
William of Normandy
X
Babylon (481 BC), Thermopylae (480 BC)
Xerxes I
Y
Busan (1592), Noryang (1598)
Yi Sunsin
Z
Kursk (1943), Berlin (1945)
Georgy Zhukov
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Level 44
Jun 14, 2021
I can't believe al-whalid was alive for 300+ years
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Level 66
Jun 14, 2021
Right, I think it was supposed to be 634!
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Level 61
Jun 21, 2021
Ah, indeed! Thanks for noticing, corrected.
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Level 58
Jun 22, 2021
Good idea but surely we should have Yamamoto for Y.
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Level 61
Jun 22, 2021
I see your point. Nevertheless, Yi Sunsin seems to be one of the greatest military leaders ever (or at least one of the greatest naval commanders) and he seems to be a really big thing in the East. Yup, Yamamoto is probably more recognizable in the West (as he has fought the West) and it is a reasonable motivation to include him instead. Still, I really did not want to drop Yi, as he surely deserves to be included ;)