Hamilcar Danza was a Nilfgaardian officer within the Imperial army. After the Peace of Cintra, he was forced to surrender to the Nordlings 32 officers of the Vrihedd Brigade, in order to execute them to punish their war crimes. On 13 Semptember 1269, the elves were executed in Dillingen and their corpses dumped in the Ravine of the Hydra.