Gaius Sulpicius Paterculus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Gaius Sulpicius Paterculus served as a consul to the Roman Republic in 258 BC, together with Aulus Atilius Calatinus. He served as a commander in the First Punic War in Sicily,[1] and the Roman victory at the Battle of Sulci is accredited to him.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ihne, William; Anton, Joseph; Dickson, William Purdie; Mommsen, Theodor (1871). The History of Rome. Richard Bentley. p. 61. 
  2. ^ Smith, William (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. p. 134. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Lucius Cornelius Scipio
Gaius Aquillius Florus
Consul of the Roman Republic
258 BC
With: Aulus Atilius Calatinus
Succeeded by
Gaius Atilius Regulus
Gaius Sempronius Blaesus