Dresden Files

Battle of Palermo.

The Battle of Palermo was a pitched battle between the Red Court and the White Council fought in Palermo. It is mentioned in "War Cry".


The battle, old-fashionedly fought with swords, pitting a limited number of hard-to-replace Wizards and a huge number of disposable Red Court vampires, has been a major loss for the White Council.[1]

In the series[]

"War Cry"[]

In "War Cry", an attack alone from Outsiders caused the death of 23 White Council wardens. 143 more died later in a gas (thought to be sarin) attack while hospitalized. Thousands of civilians died with along with them. Captain Anastasia Luccio, Carlos Ramirez, and Bill Meyers were among the battle's survivors.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "War Cry"