2nd Lt. John E. Mayer, son of Richard and Eleanor Mayer of Columbia,is deployed to the Middle East military forces participating in Operation Desert Shield.
Mayer, who graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, is a 1986 graduate of Oakland Mills High School.
KING COMMISSIONED TO OCS IN NEWPORT
Ensign Michael J. King, sonof Oliver King of Mount Airy, has been commissioned to his present rank upon graduation from Officer Candidate School.
OCS, at the Naval Education and Training Center, Newport, R.I., is designed to prepare students to assume the duties and responsibilities of commissionedofficers.
King is a 1986 graduate of Damascus High School.
THREE SEAMAN FINISH RECRUIT TRAINING
Three seamen from the area have completed recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Orlando, Fla.
During the eight-week training cycle, the recruits studied generalmilitary subjects designed to prepare them for further academic and on-the-job training in one of the Navy's 85 basic fields.
* SeamanRecruit Paul S. Tarrant, son of Jeffery and Susan Tarrant of Sykesville, a 1990 graduate of Liberty High School who joined the Navy in August 1990.
* Seaman Recruit Eric D. Hartlieb, son of Ron Hartlieb of Eldersburg, a 1990 graduate of Centennial High School, who joined the Navy in August 1990.
* Seaman Recruit Felice A. Delilly, daughter of Shirley Delilly of Laurel, a 1990 graduate of Laurel High School.