August 10, 2011
Army National Guard Pvt. Cody W. Mahlstedt has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.
September 6, 2011
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brandon J. Askew graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Cornelia Askew of Green Mountain Circle, Owings Mills. Askew graduated in 2009 from Owings Mills High School.
July 13, 2012
Army Spec. Tom Davidov graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Davidov is the son of Valentyna Davydova, of Reisterstown, and a 2006 graduate of Franklin High School.
January 13, 1991
The following area servicemen recently completed basic military training:* Airman Joseph K. Hong, son of Peter J. Hong and Yong Cha Hong of Glen Burnie, completed training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. The airman is a 1988 graduate of Old Mill Senior High School.* Airman Fernando Baden, son of James A. and Helen G. Baden of Severn, completed training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. He was a basic training honor graduate.* Army Reserve Pvt. Robert G. Jones, son of Barbara Wheeler of Glen Burnie, completed training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.* Airman Clifton M. Owns Jr., son of Cynthia L. Wilson of Annapolis, completed training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
March 28, 1992
When the Navy football team begins its spring practice this afternoon, coach George Chaump promises to take his team through a thorough course of basic training."
April 25, 1997
While the Army sex scandal has renewed a debate about whether men and women should train together, the top Marine general said yesterday that he would insist that his service continue to separate the sexes in basic training."