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North Pinellas County military news for May 10

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Army National Guard Pvt. Alexander M. Correale, son of Kristin Braden of Palm Harbor and Ernest Correale, graduated from the Fire Support Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. Field artillery specialists serve in intelligence activities including target processing in field artillery, cannon battalions, division artillery, artillery and maneuver brigade and headquarters and fire support elements.

The course is designed to train students to establish, maintain and operate radio and wire communications and speech security equipment, including encoding and decoding messages. They also must prepare and maintain daily staff journals, fire support situation maps, charts and other fire support and target processing procedures, records and documents.

In addition, students assist in initiating requests for field artillery, mortar, naval gunfire and aerial-delivered munitions, and emplace, maintain and assist in the operation of laser range finders, target designation and night observation devices.

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Air Force Airman Joseph P. Kenyon, son of John and Wynn Kenyon of Safety Harbor, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Kenyon is a 2009 graduate of Palm Harbor University High.

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Air Force Airman 1st Class Bradley J. May, son of Donna and Joseph May of Dunedin, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

He is a 2007 graduate of Dunedin High.

North Pinellas County military news for May 10 05/09/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 4:11pm]
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