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Battle Name : Genola

Date(s) : 04 November 1799

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

Outcome : A victory for Austrian Forces over French Forces

Type of battle : Land


A concentration of Austrian troops to meet the French offensive achieved battlefield superiority of nearly two to one. The loss of this battle virtually halted the French offensive in northwestern Italy.


A village in Italy between Cuneo and Turin. (Italy)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
7,600 (50.67%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
2,400 (8.28%)