But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
Louis took an active part in the campaign and fought heroically at Jarnac and Moncontour.
Repeated attempts to capture the fort having failed, Menelek and Makonnen opened negotiations with Baratieri for its capitulation, and on the 21st of January the garrison, under Major Galliano, who had heroically defended the position, were permitted to march out with the honors of war.
During the second crusade (1145-1147) Bernard of Clairvaux heroically protested against similar inhumanities.
It was heroically defended against Shapur (Sapor) II., who unsuccessfully besieged it thrice.
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