Hall graduates from combat training

Published 9:19 am Monday, June 15, 2009

Army National Guard Pvt. Desmond Hall has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

He is the grandson of Margie Hall of Hollis Circle, Georgiana.

Email newsletter signup

Hall is a 2008 graduate of Georgiana High School.