I am a retired brigadier general in the U.S. Army, and Sean Connolly was my brigade's judge advocate general when we deployed to Iraq. We first served together 15 years ago in the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade of the 101st Airborne while Sean was the brigade's senior legal expert and staff judge advocate and I was the brigade commander.
From my unique position, I observed Sean -- not just as a technical specialist required to comprehend the intricacies of military law but most importantly, how he embodied the characteristic used to define a soldier, leader and human. Sean Connolly was unmatched."
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