Rose Tico is a Commander in the New Republic military and a veteran from the war. The First Order has destroyed everything sacred in Tico's life. Her homeworld was devastated and her family killed during the First Order bombings of Hays Minor. Then she lost her sister in the battle above D'Qar. This tremendous amount of loss has weighed heavy on her mind and honed Tico into a formidable soldier eager for vengeance against the First Order.