Hathaldir

Son of ?

Born in F.A.year ?. Died in 460.

Father of ?.

1 Age.

F.A.455. Hathaldir fought and survived the Battle of the Sudden flame and afterwards he went with Barahir to Dorthonion were he became one of the twelve men of Barahir. They made their lair near the waters of Tarn-Aeluin.

F.A.456 - 460. During these years they did many deeds of valour and they made Dorthonion a dangerous place for the servants of Morgoth. The rumor of their deeds went far and wide and Morgoth commanded Sauron to find and destroy them.

F.A.460. Gorlim, another of the twelve men, was wearing of toil and flight and he sorely missed his wife so one night he turned to his home. But Sauron had been there before him to track Barahir, on the command of Morgoth, and he captured Gorlim. For the offer of being reunited with his wife Gorlim betrayed his friends to Sauron. In the dark of the night the camp of Barahir and his men were attacked and they were all slain save Beren who were out hunting alone.

Related Links.: Battles : Battle of the Sudden Flame. Misc.: Twelve men of Barahir.