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Hector - Trojan Prince and Hero Hector

Hector was a Trojan prince and the leading hero of the Trojans in the Trojan War.

Basic information on the family and importance of the Trojan prince.

Astyanax - Son of Hector
Astyanax was the son of Hector, prince of Troy, and his wife Andromache.

The Hector page on Carlos Parada's site.

Encyclopedia Mythica entry on the Trojan Prince Hector.

Hector Picture
Achilles dragging Hector around the walls of Troy. Picture of a Greek vase showing the corpse of Hector dragged behind the chariot of Achilles, with the goddess Iris in the foreground and the parents of Hector, Hecuba and Priam to the left, and the shade of Patroclus to the right. English labels superimposed, and Greek labels for Patroclus and Hector on the original.

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