"Bombs charged!"
―Edon Kappehl reporting soon before his death[src]

Edon Kappehl[3] was a fair-skinned human male who served in the Resistance during their war against the First Order. During the evacuation of the Resistance base on the planet D'Qar[2] in the year 34 ABY,[1] he flew as the bombardier for Crimson Hailstorm, a MG-100 StarFortress SF-17 bomber serving in Crimson Squadron.[3] He was killed above D'Qar along with the rest of the squadron during an attack run on the First Order's[2] Mandator IV-class Siege Dreadnought Fulminatrix, when a burning enemy fighter crashed into the bomber he was on.[3]

Behind the scenesEdit

Edon Kappehl first appeared in the film Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi,[2] which was released on December 15, 2017.[4] He was portrayed by actor Dan Euston. The character was not named in the film,[2] but received identification in Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Incredible Cross-Sections, a reference book written by Jason Fry[3] and released in conjunction with the film.[5]



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