Campaign map of the war
|Eastern Roman Empire||Vandalic Kingdom|
|Commanders and leaders|
|c. 20,000–25,000 or c. 30,000–40,000, mostly cavalry|
History[change | change source]
After the fall of the Western Roman Empire, Germanic people have taken over many former Roman territories. The Vandals had taken over Roman Africa. Emperor Justinian wanted to retake control of these lands. In 533, he sent an army from Constantinople. Byzantine commander Belisarius was able to take control of Carthage.
After the Battle of Tricamarum, the Vandals were defeated.