"Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi, you're my only hope."
-Leia, in a hologram to Obi-Wan
Leia Organa was an member of the Imperial senate, rebel supporter, and later General in the Rebel Army. She, alongside her father, Bail Organa, would help build up and aid the early rebellion against the Galactic Empire before joining the Alliance to Restore the Republic just before the Battle of Yavin after an encounter with Darth Vader. Leia would continue to support the rebellion for many years, fighting alongside her brother, Luke Skywalker, her future husband, Han Solo, and his best friend, Chewbacca. After the end of the Civil War, Leia would aid in the creation of the New Republic, alongside Mon Mothma.