Ponte Caffaro (literally Caffaro Bridge) is a settlement at the northern end of Lake Idro, in northern Italy, where the rivers Caffaro and Chiese enter the lake. Administratively it is a frazione of the commune of Bagolino, in the province of Brescia, Lombardy.
The Battle of Ponte Caffaro was fought on the 25 June 1866. It was one of the opening skirmishes of the Third Italian War of Independence, between the Italian forces of Garibaldi and the Austrian Empire.
- it:Battaglia di Ponte Caffaro - detailed account of the battle (in Italian)
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