Eddie Byrne (January 31, 1911–1981) was an Irish actor who portrayed General Willard, the officer greeting Leia on Yavin 4 in Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. Bibliography[edit | edit source] Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope The Jedi Master's Quizbook Notes and references[edit | edit source] ↑ 1.0 1.1 Star Wars: The Clone Wars, The Child, Star Wars Nite, and More | This Week! In Star Wars on the official Star Wars YouTube channel (backup link) ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Maxford, Howard. Hammer Complete: The Films, the Personnel, the Company. McFarland, 2018. ISBN: 978-1476670072. ↑ 3.0 3.1 Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope External links[edit | edit source] Eddie Byrne on Wikipedia Eddie Byrne at the Internet Movie Database In other languages Deutsch한국어polskiрусский Retrieved from "https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Eddie_Byrne?oldid=9343709" Categories: Real-world articles Deceased actors Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope actors Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.