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Bard commands the Battle in Dale

The Battle in Dale is a minor non-canonical battle during the The Quest of Erebor.

Portrayal in adaptationsEdit

The Hobbit film trilogyEdit

In the The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Azog directs his troops towards the ruins of Dale, while the main forces of his army battle against the Elves, Dwarves, and Men in front of the Lonely Mountain. Bard later returns to Dale and leads an army of Lake men and some of the women and children to fight. During the aftermath of the battle, Dale is once again safe.