Army Pvt. Amanda J. Peldzus, daughter of Cherie Peldzus of Westminster, Colo., and granddaughter of Patricia Meier of Indian Shores, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Army Reserve Spec. Robert C. Powers, son of Robert and Grace Powers of St. Petersburg, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. Powers is a 2002 graduate of St. Petersburg High School.
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Richard C. Klein, son of Karen Klein of South Amboy, N.J., and Richard Klein of Largo, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Marine Corps Pfc. Victoria E. Saucedo, daughter of Blanca E. and Victor J. Saucedo of St. Petersburg, has recently reported for duty with Headquarters and Service Battalion, Marine Corps Base Camp Butler, Japan. Saucedo is a 2010 graduate of Gibbs High School and joined the Marine Corps in September.
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