Siege of Gaeta (1815)


Siege of Gaeta (1815)

Infobox Military Conflict


caption=
conflict=Siege of Gaeta
partof=the Neapolitan War
date=28 May 1815 – 8 August 1815
place=Gaeta, present-day Italy
result=Anglo-Austrian victory
combatant1=flag|Austrian Empire
flagicon|United Kingdom United Kingdom
combatant2=flagicon|Two Sicilies|1811 Kingdom of Naples
commander1=
commander2=Maresciallo di Campo Begani
strength1=2,500
strength2=2,000
casualties1=277 killed or wounded
casualties2=238 killed
1,762 captured
The Siege of Gaeta of 1815 was a three-month siege of the city of Gaeta by Austrian forces during the Neapolitan War. On August 8, 1815 the city capitulated.

References

* [http://www.clash-of-steel.co.uk/pages/battle_details.php?battle=GAETA04 Details of battle at Clash of Steel]


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