Walda becomes King of Rohan
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
11. Brytta. ... In his time there was war with Orcs that ... sought refuges in the White Mountains. When he died it was thought that they had all been hunted out; but it was not so.
12. Walda. He was king only nine years. He was slain with all his companions when they were trapped by Orcs, as they rode by mountain-paths from Dunharrow.
13. Folca. ... the last orc-hold was found and destroyed....
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The House of Eorl
Elena Tiriel 30Jul04