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Marshal of the West-mark

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'''Marshal of the West-mark''' was a military rank of the [[Rohirrim]], signifying the commander of the armies of western [[Rohan]]. The title was created by the new King [[Éomer]] after the [[War of the Ring]], and the first Rider to hold it was the King's lieutenant, [[Erkenbrand]].<ref>{{UT|Isen}}, Appendix (i)</ref>
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'''Marshal of the West-mark''' was a military rank of the [[Rohirrim]], signifying the commander of the armies of western [[Rohan]]. The title was created by the new King [[Éomer]] after the [[War of the Ring]], and the first Rider to hold it was the King's lieutenant, [[Erkenbrand]].<ref>{{UT|11b}}</ref>
 
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Marshal of the West-mark was a military rank of the Rohirrim, signifying the commander of the armies of western Rohan. The title was created by the new King Éomer after the War of the Ring, and the first Rider to hold it was the King's lieutenant, Erkenbrand.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Battles of the Fords of Isen", "Appendix (i)"
Ranks of the Rohirrim
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