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Sack of Eregion

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{{battle|
 
name=Sack of Eregion|
 
name=Sack of Eregion|
conflict=War of the Elves and Sauron|
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conflict=[[War of the Elves and Sauron]]|
date=1697 SA|
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date=[[Second Age 1697 | 1697 SA]]|
place=the Kingdom of Eregion|
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place=the [[Eregion | Realm of Eregion]]|
result=Occupation of Eregion by Sauron's forces|
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result=Destrucion of Eregion by Sauron's forces|
 
side1=Elves and Dwarves|
 
side1=Elves and Dwarves|
side2=Sauron's army|
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side2=Sauron's forces|
 
commanders1=
 
commanders1=
*Celebrimbor|
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*Celebrimbor  
 
*Elrond|
 
*Elrond|
 
commanders2=*Sauron|
 
commanders2=*Sauron|
forces1=5-10,000 Noldor Elves, and Dwarves of Durin's folk|
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forces1=10-20,000 Noldor Elves, and Dwarves of Durin's folk|
 
forces2=Thousands of Orcs, Evil Men, and other creatures of Sauron|
 
forces2=Thousands of Orcs, Evil Men, and other creatures of Sauron|
casual1=hundreds if not Thousands of Elf civilians and warriors including Celebrimbor, and a few Dwarves|
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casual1=hundreds if not Thousands of Elf civilians and warriors including Celebrimbor, and a some Dwarves|
casual2=Much smaller than the Elves|
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casual2=Unknown, possibly light|
 
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The '''Sack of Eregion''' was the event in which [[Sauron]] destroyed [[Eregion]] for not giving him the three Elf Rings of power and scattered the [[Elves]] that lived there.
 
The '''Sack of Eregion''' was the event in which [[Sauron]] destroyed [[Eregion]] for not giving him the three Elf Rings of power and scattered the [[Elves]] that lived there.
  
 
[[Category:Conflicts of the Second Age]]
 
[[Category:Conflicts of the Second Age]]

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Sack of Eregion
Conflict: War of the Elves and Sauron
Date: 1697 SA
Place: the Realm of Eregion
Outcome: Destrucion of Eregion by Sauron's forces
Combatants

Elves and Dwarves

Sauron's forces

Commanders
  • Celebrimbor
  • Elrond
  • Sauron
Strength

10-20,000 Noldor Elves, and Dwarves of Durin's folk

Thousands of Orcs, Evil Men, and other creatures of Sauron

Casualties

hundreds if not Thousands of Elf civilians and warriors including Celebrimbor, and a some Dwarves

Unknown, possibly light

The Sack of Eregion was the event in which Sauron destroyed Eregion for not giving him the three Elf Rings of power and scattered the Elves that lived there.