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Squires graduates from basic infantry training

Posted: January 21, 2014 - 4:58pm

Army National Guard Pvt. Lance C. Squires has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

Squires is the son of Chuck and Val Squires of Breezy Point.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

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