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Dobby died as a free elf in March, 1998. He was killed by Bellatrix Lestrange while trying to save his friends.
He was the house elf of the Malfoy's. He was treated very terribly. At the end of the year, Harry tricked Lucius into freeing him. Ever since, Dobby would of done anything for him.
Harry, Ron, Luna, and Ollivander were trapped inside the Malfoy's cellar. No wands. Dobby came almost right away. He followed Harry's oders and disapparated with Luna and Ollivander to Bill and Fleur's cottage, while Harry and Ron fought for Hermione. Dobby came back in the mean time and took the trio to the cottage. Bellatrix threw the knife at them. It hit Dobby directly in his chest.
Harry: "Dobby, is this Shell Cottage? Have we come to the right place? Dobby? DOBBY! Dobby – no – HELP! HELP! Dobby, no, don't die, don't die –"
Dobby: "Harry... Potter..."