Some articles on artayctes:

Greco-Persian Wars - Greek Counterattack (479–478 BC) - Sestos
... The Persian governor, Artayctes had not prepared for a siege, not believing that the Allies would attack ... The Athenians eventually caught Artayctes, killing some of the Persians with him but taking most of them, including Artayctes, captive ... Artayctes was crucified at the request of the people of Elaeus, a town which Artayctes had plundered while governor of the Chersonesos ...