He was a friend to many people. He was a Veteran. He served two tours of duty in Iraq. He was a Chicago Police Officer but more than anything, Tommy was just a good person. He was a protector. He was a person who literally spent his whole life working to become a public servant. That's who he was. He wanted to do good things in the world and make his city a better place, make the world a better place.

Character Strength Story:

"When we were grade school kids, we would run out of the doors at recess screaming "security" and would protect the playground, making sure no one got hurt."
-Submitted by Anthony, family friend and Battle Buddy 

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