Flavius Aetius

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Flavius Aetius
Diptych Aetius.jpg
Possible relief of Aetius,[1] awtho the sarcophagus haes an aa been thocht tae depict Stilicho (d. 408 AD), an can be datit even earlier atween 387-390 AD, during the reign o Theodosius I[2]
Elk-nameLast o the Romans
Bornc. 391 AD
Durostorum
Dee'dSeptember 21, 454 AD
Ravenna
Buried atUnkent, Possibly the Stilicho Sarcophagus
AllegianceWastren Roman Empire
Service/branchRoman airmy
Years o service405-454
RankMagister Militum
Commands heldTribunis Partis Militaris
Cura Palatii
Magister Militum per Gallias
Comes et Magister Utriusque Militiae (Junior)
Comes et Magister Utriusque Militiae (Senior)
Magnificus vir Parens Patriciusque Noster
Consul
Battles/warsSiege o Arelate (426)
Frankish War o 428
Norican Campaign o 430
Siege o Arelate (431)
Frankish War o 432
Battle o Rimini
Visigothic War o 436
Burgundian Revolt o 435
Siege o Narbona (436)
Sack o Worms (436)
Battle o Mons Colubrarius
Battle o Vicus Helena
Battle o the Catalaunian Plains
Invasion o Italy (452)
Spaingie Campaign o 453

Flavius Aetius (Laitin: Flavius Aetius; 391–454), dux et patricius, commonly cried simply Aetius or Aëtius, wis a Roman general o the closin period o the Wastren Roman Empire.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Hughes, Ian. Aetius: Attila's Nemesis. List of Plates, 1
  2. John Beckwith (1993) [1979]. Early Christian and Byzantine Art. Second Edition, new impression. New Haven and London: Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-05296-0, pp 45-46.