Orc of Mordor. Muzgash was a member of the company of Shagrat in the Tower of Cirith Ungol. Muzgash and another Orc named Lagduf fled from the tower when fighting began between the Orcs of Cirith Ungol and the Orcs of Minas Morgul. As they ran, Muzgash and Lagduf were shot by arrows and killed. Sam Gamgee witnessed their deaths before entering the tower to rescue Frodo Baggins.
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King: "The Tower of Cirith Ungol," pages 178, 182
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