The attack was bravely repulsed, and the peshwa immediately fled from his capital.
The Tuscan contingent fought bravely, if unsuccessfully, at Curtatone and Montanara.
The fortress was bravely defended, and the siege was raised on the approach of succour from the allied cities.
Saga had to be abandoned owing to the break farther S., and the 50th Div., or what was left of it, retired into the Val d'Uccea and on to the ridge of the Stol, which was reached later by the remnants of the 43rd, who had held their own bravely, but were in great part cut off when they attempted to come back across the Isonzo.
Here he bravely defended himself against the attacks of the Pompeian commander, Marcus Octavius, but in a few months died of illness (48 or the beginning of 47).