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Lonato [2]

Battle Name : Lonato [2]

Date(s) : 04 August 1796

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , French Revolutionary War , Napoleon's Italian Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Coalition Forces [ Austrian Garrison]

Type of battle : Land


When the Austrians were defeated at Lonato on the 2nd August they left a small garrison to hold the fortified town. The Austrians surrendered to Bonaparte with little show of resistance. There were no casualties on either side and all the Austrians were captured.


A small fortified town three and a half miles from Desenzano del Garda on the western side of Lake Garda, northwestern Italy.

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
0 (0.00%)

Coalition Forces [ Austrian Garrison]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
2,000 (100.00%)