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Battle Name : Pizzighettone

Date(s) : 09 May 1799 - 11 May 1799

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

Outcome : A victory for Austrian Forces over French Garrison

Type of battle : Land


The Austrians laid siege to the French position. The French commander surrendered after one full day of siege. There were no casualties on either side but the French were made prisoners of war.


A village in northern Italy on the river Adda about 12 miles west of Cremona. (Italy)

Casualty figures

French Garrison

Number engaged :

Casualties :
1,500 (100.00%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
0 (0.00%)