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North Pinellas military news for March 21

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Army Pvt. Thomas M. Williams, stepson of Mike White of Largo and grandson of Roberta Williams of Clearwater, graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and 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.

Williams is a 2012 graduate of Largo High.

North Pinellas military news for March 21 03/20/13 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:31pm]

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