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Civita Castellana

Battle Name : Civita Castellana

Date(s) : 04 December 1798

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

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Neapolitan Forces

Type of battle : Land


Although greatly outnumbered the more experienced, disciplined French troops, Armée d'Italie under General Macdonald, easily defeated the Neapolitans commanded by General Baron Mack.


A town in central Italy about 25 miles north of Rome.

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
500 (5.00%)

Neapolitan Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
2,500 (9.62%)