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. He subsequently flew an asteroid-pitted 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.
- Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope (First appearance)
- Star Wars Customizable Card Game – Special Edition Limited (Card: Lieutenant Lepira) (backup link) (First identified as Lepira)
- Star Wars Customizable Card Game – Special Edition Limited (Card: Gold 4) (backup link) (Indirect mention only)
- The Official Star Wars Fact File (2013) Part 1 (YAV3-4, The Battle of Yavin)
- Star Wars in 100 Scenes (Picture only)