The Battle of the Axona was fought in 57 BC, between the Roman army of Gaius Julius Caesar and the Belgae. The Belgae, led by King Galba of the Suessiones, attacked, only to be repelled by Caesar. Fearing an ambush, the Romans delayed their pursuit. Caesar's Commentarii de Bello Gallico describes this battle at 2.7 - 2.11.

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  • The Battle of the Axona was fought in 57 BC, between the Roman army of Gaius Julius Caesar and the Belgae. The Belgae, led by King Galba of the Suessiones, attacked, only to be repelled by Caesar. Fearing an ambush, the Romans delayed their pursuit. Caesar's Commentarii de Bello Gallico describes this battle at 2.7 - 2.11. (en)
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  • less than 1,000 killed
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  • Roman Republic
  • Belgae
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  • Romanvictory
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  • about 40,000 men (8 legions with cavalry and auxiliaries)
  • at least 50,000 Suessiones, possibly up to the entire Belgic alliance of 288,000 men
  • at least 50,000 Suessiones, possibly up to the entire Belgic alliance of 288,000
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  • Army Positions at the Start of the Battle (en)
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  • less than 1,000 killed (en)
  • about 10,000 killed (en)
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  • Battle of the Axona (en)
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  • 57 (xsd:integer)
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  • the Gallic Wars (en)
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  • Near modern Aisne, France (en)
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  • Roman victory (en)
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  • about 40,000 men (en)
  • at least 50,000 Suessiones, possibly up to the entire Belgic alliance of 288,000 men (en)
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  • The Battle of the Axona was fought in 57 BC, between the Roman army of Gaius Julius Caesar and the Belgae. The Belgae, led by King Galba of the Suessiones, attacked, only to be repelled by Caesar. Fearing an ambush, the Romans delayed their pursuit. Caesar's Commentarii de Bello Gallico describes this battle at 2.7 - 2.11. (en)
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  • Battle of the Axona (en)
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