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DEATHS OF WARRIORS

IV Achaeans

Antilochus kills Echepolus Telamonian Ajax kills Simoeisius Odysseus kills Democoön

speared in the head speared in the nipple speared through the head

IV Trojans

Agenor kills Elephenor Antiphus kills Leucus Peirous kills Diores Thoas kills Peirous

speared in the side speared in the groin hit with a rock, then speared in the gut speared in the chest, sword in the gut

V Achaeans Diomedes kills Phegeus Agamemnon kills Odius Idomeneus kills Phaestus Menelaus kills Scamandrius Meriones kills Phereclus Meges kills Pedaeus Eurypylus kills Hypsenor Diomedes kills Astynous Diomedes kills Hypeiron Diomedes kills Abas Diomedes kills Polyidus Diomedes kills Xanthus Diomedes kills Thoon Diomedes kills Echemmon Diomedes kills Chromius Diomedes kills Pandarus Agamemnon kills Deicoon speared in the chest speared in the back speared in the shoulder speared in the back speared in the buttock speared in the neck arm cut off speared in the chest sword to the collar bone speared in the nose speared in the stomach .

stomped by his horses speared in the gut speared in the thigh .V Achaeans Menelaus kills Phlaemenes Antilochus kills Mydon Telamonian Ajax kills Amphion Tlepolemus wounds Sarpedon Odysseus kills Cocranus Odysseus kills Alastor Odysseus kills Chromius Odysseus kills Alcandrus Odysseus kills Halius Odysseus kills Noemon Odysseus kills Prytanis speared in the collar bone sword to the head.

V Trojans Hector kills Menesthes Hector kills Anchialus Sarpedon kills Tlepolemus Hector kills Teuthras Hector kills Orestes Hector kills Trechus Hector kills Oenomaus Hector kills Helenus Hector kills Oresbius Aeneas kills Crethon Aeneas kills Orsilochus speared in the neck .

V Others? Ares kills Periphas Diomedes wounds Ares speared in the gut .

VI Achaeans Telamonian Ajax kills Acamas Diomedes kills Axylus Diomedes kills Calesius Euryalus kills Dresus Euryalus kills Opheltius Euryalus kills Aesepus Euryalus kills Pedasus Polypoetes kills Astyalus Odysseus kills Pidytes Teucer kills Aretaon Antilochus kills Ableros Agamemnon kills Elatus Leitus kills Phylacus Eurypylus kills Melanthus Agamemnon kills Adrestus speared in the head speared in the side .

VII Trojans Paris kills Menesthius Hector kills Eioneus Glaucus kills Iphinous speared in the neck speared in the shoulder .

VIII Achaeans Diomedes kills Eniopeus Diomedes kills Agelaos Teucer kills Orsilochos Teucer kills Ormenus Teucer kills Ophelestes Teucer kills Daitor Teucer kills Chromius Teucer kills Lycophontes Teucer kills Amopaon Teucer kills Melanippus Teucer kills Gorgythion Teucer kills Archeptolemos speared in the chest speared in the back shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow shot with an arrow .

VIII Trojans Hector wounds Teucer with a rock .

X Achaeans Diomedes kills Dolon Diomedes kills Rhesus sword across the neck and eleven other sleeping Thracian soldiers .

XI Achaeans Agamemnon kills Bienor Agamemnon kills Oileus Agamemnon kills Isus Agamemnon kills Antiphus Agamemnon kills Peisander Agamemnon kills Hippolochus Agamemnon kills Iphidamas Agamemnon kills Coön Diomedes kills Thymbraeus Odysseus kills Molion Diomedes kills two sons of Merops Odysseus kills Hippodamas Odysseus kills Hypeirochus Diomedes kills Agastrophus Odysseus kills Deïopites Odysseus kills Thoön Odysseus kills Ennomus Odysseus kills Chersidamas speared in the groin speared in the hip speared in the head speared in the chest sword to the head speared in the chest sword cleaves off his head sword to the neck speared in the side speared in the chest .

XI Achaeans Odysseus kills Charops Odysseus kills Socus Telamonian Ajax kills Doryclus Telamonian Ajax kills Pandocus Telamonian Ajax kills Lysander Telamonian Ajax kills Pyrasus Telamonian Ajax kills Pylantes Eurypylus kills Apisaon speared in the liver speared in the back .

XI Trojans Coön wounds Agamemnon Hector kills Asaeus Hector kills Autonous Hector kills Opites Hector kills Dolops Hector kills Opheltius Hector kills Agelaus Hector kills Aesymnus Paris wounds Diomedes Socus wounds Odysseus Hector kills Orus Hector kills Hipponous speared in the arm shot with an arrow in the foot speared in the ribs .

XII Achaeans Polypoetes kills Damasus Polypoetes kills Pylon Polypoetes kills Ormenus Leonteus kills Hippomachus Leonteus kills Antiphates Leonteus kills Menon Leonteus kills Iamenus Leonteus kills Orestes Telamonian Ajax kills Epicles Teucer wounds Glaucus speared through the cheek speared in the stomach struck with a sword rock in the skull shot with an arrow in the arm .

XII Achaeans Sarpedon kills Alcmaon speared .

XIII Achaeans Teucer kills Imbrius Idomeneus kills Othryoneus Idomeneus kills Asius Antilochus kills Asius’ charioteer Idomeneus kills Alcathous Idomeneus kills Oenomaus Meriones wounds Deïphobus Antilochus kills Thoön Meriones kills Adamas Menelaus wounds Helenus Menelaus kills Peisander Meriones kills Harpalion speared in the ear speared in the gut speared in the neck speared in the gut speared in the chest speared in the stomach speared in the arm speared in the back speared in the pelvis speared in the hand sword to the head arrow in the buttock .

XIII Trojans Hector kills Amphimachus Deïphobus kills Hypsenor Deïphobus kills Ascalaphus Aeneas kills Aphareus Helenus kills Deïpyrus Paris kills Euchenor speared in the chest speared in the liver speared in the shoulder speared in the throat sword to the head arrow in the jaw .

XIV Achaeans Telamonian Ajax wounds Hector Oïlean Ajax kills Satnius Telamonian Ajax kills Archelochus Peneleus kills Ilioneus Telamonian Ajax kills Hyrtius Meriones kills Morys Meriones kills Hippotion Teucer kills Prothoön Teucer kills Periphetes Menelaus kills Hyperenor Antilochus kills Phalces Antilochus kills Mermerus with a rock speared in the side speared in the neck speared in the eye speared through the side .

XIV Trojans Polydamas kills Prothoënor Acamas kills Promachus speared in the shoulder speared .

XV Achaeans Teucer kills Cleitus Telamonian Ajax kills Caletor Meges kills Croesmus Menelaus kills Dolops Antilochus kills Melanippus arrow in the back of the neck speared in the chest speared in the chest speared in the back speared in the chest .

XV Trojans Hector kills Stichius Hector kills Aresilaus Aeneas kills Medon Aeneas kills Iasus Polydamas kills Mecistus Polites kills Echius Agenor kills Clonius Paris kills Deïochus Hector kills Lycophron Hector kills Schedius Telamonian Ajax kills Laodamas Polydamas kills Otus Hector kills Periphetes speared in the chest speared through the back speared in the head .

XVI Achaeans Patroclus kills Pyraechmes speared in the shoulder Patroclus kills Areilycus Menelaus kills Thoas Meges kills Amphiclus Antilochus kills Atymnius Thrasymedes kills Maris Oïlean Ajax kills Cleobulus Peneleus kills Lyco Meriones kills Acamas Idomeneus kills Erymas Patroclus kills Pronous Patroclus kills Thestor Patroclus kills Erylaus Patroclus kills Erymas Patroclus kills Amphoterus Patroclus kills Epaltes Patroclus kills Tlepolemus Patroclus kills Echius speared in the shoulder speared in the thigh speared in the chest speared in the leg speared in the side speared in the shoulder sword to the neck sword to the neck speared in the shoulder speared in the mouth speared in the chest speared in the head rock on the head .

XVI Achaeans Patroclus kills Pyris Patroclus kills Ipheus Patroclus kills Euippus Patroclus kills Polymelus Patroclus kills Thrasymedes Patroclus kills Sarpedon Patroclus kills Sthenelaus Meriones kills Laogonus Patroclus kills Adrestus Patroclus kills Autonous Patroclus kills Echeclus Patroclus kills Perimus Patroclus kills Epistor Patroclus kills Melanippus Patroclus kills Elasus Patroclus kills Mulius Patroclus kills Pylantes Patroclus kills Cebriones rock in the head speared in the gut speared in the chest rock on the head speared in the jaw .

XVI Trojans Hector kills Epeigeus Glaucus kills Bathycles Hector kills Patroclus rock on the head speared in the chest .

XVII Achaeans Menelaus kills Euphorbus Telamonian Ajax kills Hippothous Telamonian Ajax kills Phorcys Lycomedes kills Apisaon Automedon kills Aretus Menelaus kills Podes speared in the throat speared in the head speared in the gut speared in the gut speared in the stomach .

XVII Trojans Hector kills Scedius Aeneas kills Leocritus Hector kills Coeranus speared in the collar speared in the head .

sword thrust speared speared sword thrust sword to the liver speared in the head sword to the head sword to the neck speared in the gut speared in the back .XX Achaeans Achilles kills Iphition Achilles kills Demoleon Achilles kills Hippodamas Achilles kills Polydorus Achilles kills Dryops Achilles kills Demouchos Achilles kills Laogonus Achilles kills Dardanus Achilles kills Tros Achilles kills Mulius Achilles kills Echeclus Achilles kills Deucalion Achilles kills Rhigmus Achilles kills Areithous speared in the head speared in the head speared in the back speared in the back speared in the knee.

XXI Achaeans Achilles kills Lycaon Achilles kills Asteropaeus Achilles kills Thersilochus Achilles kills Mydon Achilles kills Astypylus Achilles kills Mnesus Achilles kills Thrasius Achilles kills Aenius Achilles kills Ophelestes sword to the neck sword to the stomach .

XXII Achaeans Achilles kills Hector speared through the throat .

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the tough bronze cut off his tongue at the roots. I doubt you two will quit. hoofs pawing the air and his life and power slipped away on the wind. tip from root. till one of you is down and glutting leather-covered Ares. smashed his jaw and the point came ripping out beneath his chin. shimmering. a glimmering blaze of metal dazzling round his back the purebreds reared aside. though. The horses quivered and shied away. armor clanged against him. Diomedes answered: “A miss.V Diomedes slays Pandarus But never shaken. “No hit . 316 . till one of you drops and dies and gluts with blood Ares who hacks at men behind his rawhide shield!” With that he hurled and Athena drove the shaft and it split the archer’s nose between the eyes it cracked his glistening teeth. no hit. with your blood!” At this he made his cast. He toppled from the car.344 ] . Staunch Diomedes shot back. I’d say. but life and spirit ebbed from the broken man. 331 . He pitched from his car. [ Fagles. and he lay still. being what you are. god of battle.you missed! But the two of you will never quit this fight.329 ] Unshaken by the blow. his weapon being guided by Athena to cleave Pandaros’ nose beside the eye and shatter his white teeth: his tongue the brazen spearhead severed. and all his armor clanged on him. then plowing on came out beneath his chin. [ Fitzgerald.

.. 567 . a mortal hit. 554 . [ Fagles. and the weapon left his hand with flawless aim.XVI Patroclus slays Sarpedon Patroclus hurled next.597 ] Patroklos then made his last throw. [ Fitzgerald.no miss.585 ] . the bronze launched from his hand .

366 . when Hector. the bow slipped from his grip. the archer’s arm went numb. notching it on the string and drawing back the bow to his right shoulder. [ Fagles. and ran for Teukros in a fury to strike him down.372 ] . but even as he pulled it back Lord Hektor cast the rough stone and caught him on the shoulder just at the collarbone. dazed. he dropped on one knee. There Hector struck. hurling the jagged rock at Teucer drawing in fury snapped the string and his hand went numb at the wrist. seized a rock and went for Teucer. Out of his quiver the cool archer drew one more keen arrow. that frail crossbeam that separates the chest and throat. A tendon snapped. helmet flashing. [ Fitzgerald.VIII Hector wounds Teucer but Hektor leapt down from the burnished car. Lord Hektor sprang out of the glittering chariot with a savage cry. mad to strike the archer just plucking a bitter arrow from his quiver. the deadliest spot of all... and his bow fell. he dropped to a knee. caught him where the collarbone bridges neck and chest. he hit the earth with a yell.376 ] As he did so. picked up a stone. 361 . fitting it into the stirng.

[ Fitzgerald. 279 ] Down he dropped into the sleep of bronze.VIII Agamemnon slays Iphidamas And there he dropped and slept the sleep of bronze. [ Fagles. 277 ] .

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30 ] . sprawled in the dust.74] A black stormcloud of pain shrouded Akhilleus. 25 . he poured it over his head. Then in the dust he stretched his giant length and tore his hair with both hands. fallen. Overpowered in all his power. letting black ash sift on his fragrant khiton.. [ Fagles. On his bowerd head he scattered dust and ash in handfuls and befouled his beautiful face. defiling it with his own hands. tearing his hair. 24 . fouled his handsome face and black ashes settled onto his fresh clean war-shirt. A black cloud of grief came shrouding over Achilles. Achilles lay there. Both hands clawing the ground for soot and filth..XVIII Achilles learns of the death of Patroclus So the captain reported. [ Fitzgerald.

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He fell aside into the dust. 386 . Akhilleus drove his point straight through the tender neck. [ Fitzgerald.. he crashed in the dust [ Fagles..390 ] . some last reply.388] Here. then. but did not cut the windpipe. leaving Hektor able to speak and respond. as the Trojan charged.XXII Achilles brings Hector down there as Hector charged in fury brilliant Achilles drove his spear and the point went stabbing clean through the tender neck but the heavy bronze weapon failed to slash the windpipe Hector could still gasp out some words. 384 .

or my curse will draw god’s wrath upon your head.XXII Hector condemns Achilles to death? But now beware.destroy you at the Scaean Gates! [ Fagles. that day when Paris and lord Apollo for all your fighting heart . 422 . [ Fitzgerald.429 ] . though: this may be a thing the gods in anger hold against you on that day when Paris and Apollo destroy you at the Gates.424] Think a bit. great as you are. 426 .

But brilliant Achilles taunted Hector’s body. And as he died Akhilleus spoke again. and death hid him.XXII Hector dies Death cut him short. Flying free of his limbs his soul went winging down to the House of Death. the end came. 425 . spirit from body fluttered to undergloom. bewailing fate that made him leave his youth and manhood in the world.436W ] . The end closed in around him. I shall accept my own whenever Zeus and the other gods desire. die! For my own death. make an end. his young and supple strength. dead as he was. “Die.” [ Fitzgerald. leaving his manhood far behind.432 ] Even as he spoke. He said: “Die. I’ll meet it freely . 430 . wailing his fate.whenever Zeus and the other deathless gods would like to bring it on!” [ Fagles.

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make an end. 430 . spirit from body fluttered to undergloom. bewailing fate that made him leave his youth and manhood in the world. and death hid him.XXIV Achilles as Hades Death cut him short. leaving his manhood far behind. I’ll meet it freely . 425 . the end came.whenever Zeus and the other deathless gods would like to bring it on!” [ Fagles.436W ] . And as he died Akhilleus spoke again.432 ] Even as he spoke. Flying free of his limbs his soul went winging down to the House of Death. I shall accept my own whenever Zeus and the other gods desire.” [ Fitzgerald. “Die. The end closed in around him. die! For my own death. But brilliant Achilles taunted Hector’s body. He said: “Die. wailing his fate. dead as he was. his young and supple strength.