Rohan aids Gondor in the Invasion of Ithilien by Haradrim
Event Type: Military/Strategic
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
An event in the Invasion of Ithilien by Haradrim; see that entry for an overview:
Rohan had received great help from Gondor in the evil days. When, therefore, [Folcwine] heard that the Haradrim were assailing Gondor with great strength, he sent many men to the help of the Steward. He wished to lead them himself, but was dissuaded, and his twin sons Folcred and Fastred (born 2858) went in his stead.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The House of Eorl
When Ithilien was invaded in great strength, King Folcwine of Rohan fulfilled the Oath of Eorl and repaid his debt for the aid brought by Beregond, sending many men to Gondor.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion: The Stewards
Elena Tiriel 20Aug04