The fourteen battalions which had initiated this attack were outnumbered by three to one, and drifted away from the battlefield.
* Large battalions are always victorious.
The active or standing army comprises 18 battalions of infantry, 12 regiments of cavalry, 8 regiments of artillery, and 4 battalions of engineers.
In addition there are 22 Alpini battalions and 15 mountain batteries stationed on the Alpine frontiers.
The establishments in 1910 consisted of thirteen regiments and fifty separate companies of infantry, two squadrons and two troops of cavalry, four light batteries, one regiment of engineers, a signal corps of two companies and a naval militia, commanded by a captain and consisting of two battalions and two separate divisions.