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Shagrat

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[[Image:John Howe - Shagrat.jpg|thumb|''Shagrat'' by [[John Howe]].]]
 
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'''Shagrat''' was the [[Uruks|Uruk]] commanding the [[Tower of Cirith Ungol]] in the [[Ephel Dúath]], who captured [[Frodo Baggins]] during the [[War of the Ring]].
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'''Shagrat''' was the [[Uruks|Uruk]] commanding the [[Tower of Cirith Ungol]] in the [[Ephel Dúath]], who captured [[Frodo Baggins]] during the [[War of the Ring]]. He survived the battle that ensued the escape of the hobbits, and took the belongings - Elf cloak, Dwarf shirt, blade of the Downfallen West - to [[Barad-Dûr]]. According to a later note, [[Sauron]] killed Shagrat on the 17th of March, [[Third Age 3019|3019]].
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==References==
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* [[The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion]], pg. 608
  
 
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Revision as of 19:32, 17 January 2008

Shagrat by John Howe.

Shagrat was the Uruk commanding the Tower of Cirith Ungol in the Ephel Dúath, who captured Frodo Baggins during the War of the Ring. He survived the battle that ensued the escape of the hobbits, and took the belongings - Elf cloak, Dwarf shirt, blade of the Downfallen West - to Barad-Dûr. According to a later note, Sauron killed Shagrat on the 17th of March, 3019.

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