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    Battle of Lake Benacus
    This battle was fought along the banks of Lake Garda in northern Italy, which was known to the Romans as Benacus, in 268 or early 269 AD, between the army under the command of the Roman Emperor Claudius II and the Germanic tribes of the Alamanni and Juthungi.

    Battle of Rivoli, 14 January 1797
    The battle of Rivoli (14 January 1797) was the most comprehensive of Napoleon's victories in Italy during his campaign of 1796-97.

    The Battle of San Martino, 1482 AD
    This battle was part of an ongoing feud between the Venetians and the Florentines.

    The Battle of Solferino
    Of all the insurrections, campaigns and battles for the unification, or Risorgimento of Italy, the great battle that took place around the small village of Solferino, just south of Lake Garda, was the most decisive and bloody.

    International Red Cross
    It was the Batle of Solferino that led to the creation of the International Red Cross by Henry Dunant.

    Lake Garda History
    Lake Garda's history is extremely fascinating and goes way back in time. You'll find out how the Lake was created back in the ice ages, and why it formed into it's particular axe-shape. You will also learn about past battles and ruins located around the lake.

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