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The Army Reserve Medical Command color guard posts a flag during a flagpole dedication ceremony at Westminster Palms retirement community in St. Petersburg. The ceremony granted recognition to veterans, honoring those at the retirement center and in the audience.

MASTER SGT. ENID RAMOS-MANDELL | U.S. ARMY

The Army Reserve Medical Command color guard posts a flag during a flagpole dedication ceremony at Westminster Palms retirement community in St. Petersburg. The ceremony granted recognition to veterans, honoring those at the retirement center and in the audience.

Air Force Airman Armad R. Moragne, nephew of Dawn and Mark Foster of St. Petersburg, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2008 graduate of Boca Ciega High School.

Army Pfc. Leonard Settle, son of Pamela Settle of St. Petersburg, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is a 2009 graduate of Lakewood High School.

Navy Seaman Recruit Faramarz D. Hassanpour, son of Raeleen Hassanpour of Largo, has completed basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill., with honors and was meritoriously promoted to his current rank.

Air Force Airman Phillip J. Hargett, son of Russ Hargett of Largo, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

Navy Seaman Apprentice Manuel I. Cruz, has completed basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. He is a 2012 graduate of Pinellas Park High School.

Military News 11/20/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 12:18pm]
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