The Fortress of Peschiera: TerritorialDefence Resolutions and Geo-Strategic Applications in 1796 RepubblicaMarciana.
By Roberto A. Scattolin, Italy
2 March: Bonaparte is appointed at the head of the armée d’Italie (i.e., French army in Italy).
27 March: Bonaparte assumed his executive function on the Staff of the armée d’Italie.
6 April: Napoleon moved his headquarters forwards to Albenga.
10 April: Voltri.
12 April: Montenotte.
13 April: Millesimo – Cosseria.
14 April: combat of Dego.
21 April:defeat of the Piedmontese near Vico; the French entered Mondovi.
27 April: Bonaparte arrived in Cherasco and was lodged at Count Salmatori’s palace.
28 April: treaty of Cherasco.
10 May: storming the bridge over the River Adda, at Lodi.
14 May: Napoleon entered Milan.
30 May: battle at the bridge of Borghetto-Mincio; occupation of Valeggio.
1 June: the French troops reach Verona.
Placed on the Napoleon Series: January 2014