Commander Cody and Obi-Wan Kenobi during The Clone Wars

The leader of the renowned 212th Attack Battalion, Commander Cody fought alongside Obi-Wan Kenobi during many battles, developing a working relationship marked by mutual trust and camaraderie.

Commander Cody, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and Anakin Skywalker strategizing

Cody was sometimes cautious but always highly capable, leading his troops effectively on missions ranging from straightforward infantry assaults to infiltration raids. He formed a friendship with his fellow clone Captain Rex, who served Anakin Skywalker.

Commander Cody and the 212th Battalion on Utapau during Order 66

Despite Cody’s friendship with Obi-Wan, he didn’t hesitate when he received Order 66 from Supreme Chancellor Palpatine at the end of the Clone Wars. Obeying the Republic’s commander-in-chief, Cody gave the order to fire on his Jedi General, then sent troops to see if he’d been killed.