Háma, Helm's heir, dies in the Siege of the Hornburg
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
An event in the Invasion of Rohan from West and East; see that entry for an overview:
In Helm's Deep there was a great hunger after Yule; and being in despair, against the king's counsel, Háma his younger son led men out on a sortie and foray, but they were lost in the snow. Helm grew fierce and gaunt for famine and grief....
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The House of Eorl
Elena Tiriel 16Aug04