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Battle of Nola (215 BC)

Punic Wars - Punic Wars DecorationSecond Battle of Nola Part of the Second Punic War Battles second punic war.png Date 215 BC Location Nola, present-day Italy Result stalemate Belligerents Carthage Roman Republic Commanders and leaders Hannibal Marcus Claudius Marcellus

Background

The Second Battle of Nola was fought in 215 BC between Hannibal's army and a Roman Army under Marcus Claudius Marcellus. It was Hannibal's second attempt to seize Nola after a failure the year before. He was again repelled, and made one more, also unsuccessful attempt the next year.

Coordinates: 40.9261°N 14.5275°E

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