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Battle of Beneventum (212 BC)

Punic Wars - Punic Wars DecorationBattle of BeneventumPart of the Second Punic WarDate212 BCLocationBeneventum; modern BeneventoResultRoman victoryBelligerentsSpqrstone.jpg Roman RepublicCarthage standard.svg CarthageCommanders and leadersQuintus Fulvius FlaccusHanno the ElderStrength23,00016,000Casualties and losses3,2006,800

Background

The Battle of Beneventum was fought between Carthage and Roman republic in 212 BC. During this conflict Hanno the Elder was defeated by Quintus Fulvius Flaccus. Livy gives a short account of this battle at 25.13-14.[1]

Coordinates: 41.1333°N 14.7833°E

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Livy, 25.13-14

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