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Pinellas County military grads

Navy Seaman Jonathan M. Lea, son of Desiree J. Harris of Wooster, Ohio, and Robert N. Lea of St. Petersburg, has graduated from U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

Air Force Reserve Airman Leif M. Dahl, nephew of Joyce Knight of St. Pete Beach, has graduated from basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2006 graduate of Lakewood High School.

Air Force Airman Jonathan R. Perkins, son of Beverly Perkins of St. Petersburg, has graduated from basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2003 graduate of Lakewood High School.

Pinellas County military grads 01/24/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 9:18am]
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