Type/Kind: Dunadan of the North
Title(s): Elendur's esquire
Dates: late Second Age - early Third Age
The esquire of Elendur, who survived the Disaster of the Gladden Fields:
Of what befell the Dúnedain only this was later known: ere long they all lay dead, save one, a young esquire stunned and buried under fallen men.
Unfinished Tales, Part 3, Ch 1, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields
The tale mentions a young man who survived the slaughter: he was Elendur's esquire, named Estelmo, and was one of the last to fall, but was stunned by a club, and not slain, and was found alive under Elendur's body.
Unfinished Tales, Part 3, Ch 1, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields: The Sources of the Legend of Isildur's Death
Elena Tiriel 7Nov07