Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Army Pvt. Antonio Myers has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson at Columbia.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values and physical fitness. He received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.
Myers is a 2008 graduate of Cross High School.