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Monte Fascio

Battle Name : Monte Fascio

Date(s) : 07 April 1800

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , French War of the Second Coalition ,

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Austrian Forces

Type of battle : Land


The Austrians, having been so successful at Cadibona, were caught napping by a strong French counter attack. An entire battalion of Austrian infantry [2nd Bn EH Joseph Infantry Regiment] was captured intact.


A mountain in northwestern Italy about 9 miles northest of Genoa. (Italy)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
200 (4.00%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
1,636 (23.37%)