Battle o Zama

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Battle o Zama
Pairt o the Seicont Punic War
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DateOctober 19, 202 BC
LocationZama, near Carthage
Result Decisive Roman victory;
Marks end o Seicont Punic War
Belligerents
Carthage staundart Carthage Roum standard Roman Republic
Kinrick o Numidia
Commanders an leaders
Hannibal Scipio Africanus
Massinissa
Strenth
40,000:
36,000 infantry
4,000 cavalry
80 war elephants[1]
35,100:
29,000 infantry
6,100 cavalry[2]
Casualties an losses
20,000 killed
20,000 captured
2,500 killed

The Battle o Zama, foucht aroond October 19, 202 BC, marked the end o the Seicont Punic War.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Lazenby, Hannibal's War, pp.220-221
  2. Lazenby, Hannibal's War, pp.220-221

Coordinates: 36°17′56″N 9°26′57″E / 36.29889°N 9.44917°E / 36.29889; 9.44917