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Captains of the Outlands

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*[[Forlong|Forlong the Fat]], the Lord of [[Lossarnach]], with two hundred well-armed men bearing battle-axes
 
*[[Forlong|Forlong the Fat]], the Lord of [[Lossarnach]], with two hundred well-armed men bearing battle-axes
 
*[[Dervorin]], son of the lord of the [[Ringló Vale]], with three hundred men on foot
 
*[[Dervorin]], son of the lord of the [[Ringló Vale]], with three hundred men on foot
*[[Duinhir]] and his sons [[Duilin]] and [[Derufin]] from the uplands of [[Morthond]], leading five hundred bowmen
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*[[Duinhir]] and his sons [[Duilin (son of Duinhir)|Duilin]] and [[Derufin]] from the uplands of [[Morthond]], leading five hundred bowmen
 
*[[Golasgil]], the lord of [[Anfalas]], "a long line" of with many sorts of men scantily equipped except the men of the household of Golasgil himself
 
*[[Golasgil]], the lord of [[Anfalas]], "a long line" of with many sorts of men scantily equipped except the men of the household of Golasgil himself
 
*[[Hirluin|Hirluin the Fair]] from [[Pinnath Gelin]] with three hundred "gallant green-clad men"
 
*[[Hirluin|Hirluin the Fair]] from [[Pinnath Gelin]] with three hundred "gallant green-clad men"

Latest revision as of 14:17, 3 October 2013

The Captains of the Outlands were those princes and other leaders of the Southern Fiefs of Gondor who brought their troops to the defence of Minas Tirith in the War of the Ring.

[edit] History

Altogether, the Captains brought less than three thousand soldiers to Minas Tirith. Among their ranks were

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "Minas Tirith"