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Lieutenant Lepira was a Human male member of the Alliance Starfighter Corps' Gold Squadron during the Galactic Civil War. Flying as Gold Four, he was killed in the Battle of Yavin.

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Lepira learned to fly a starfighter by racing in the Anoat system, before serving as a pilot and lieutenant in the Rebel Alliance.[3]

In 0 BBY, he was present in the Great Temple on Yavin 4 for General Jan Dodonna's briefing, where he sat next to Elyhek Rue and in front of Luke Skywalker and Wedge Antilles.[2] He subsequently flew an asteroid-pitted[4] BTL Y-wing starfighter under the call sign Gold Four, flying point for Gold Squadron during the Battle of Yavin and fending off Imperial fighters to clear a path for the Rebels to reach the Death Star's vulnerable exhaust port. Lepira and his astromech droid, R5-F7, were killed when their Y-wing was shot down in the battle.[1]

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