Gaius Fulvius Centumalus, sometimes referred to simply as Fulvius Centumalus, was a Roman statesman and military commander active during the late 3rd and early 2nd centuries BCE. He is known for his roles in the Second Punic War and for his contributions to Rome's military and political landscape during a critical period in Roman history.

Early Life and Background

Political and Military Career

Second Punic War (218-201 BCE)

Key Campaigns and Achievements

Operations in Etruria

Other Contributions


Historical Perspective

Gaius Fulvius Centumalus’s contributions to the Second Punic War, particularly in maintaining control over Etruria, were significant in the context of Roman efforts to resist and ultimately defeat Hannibal. His leadership and political service reflect the critical roles played by many Roman commanders in securing the Republic's future.