Died October 7, 2008
Cody served proudly in the United States Navy and completed his career with the rank of P03. Following his military service, he assembled a distinctive law enforcement career where he joined the South San Francisco Police Department in 1993, and ultimately became a member of the SWAT team of San Mateo County. Cody was continually praised by his fellow officers for his character, drive, hard work and ethics. He was formally recognized for excellence with a chief commendation for courage on two occasions with a Purple Heart Medal for injuries sustained in the line of duty.
41 years old from Fort Worth, Texas
Original portrait was presented May 4, 2009 to his family during the Grand Opening ceremonies of The American Fallen Soldiers Project Headquarters located in Carrollton, Texas