Ray graduates from Army basic training

Published 12:45 pm Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Army Pfc. DeAngelo J. Ray has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

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.

Ray is the grandson of Lucille Ray of N. Mount Zion Road, Greenville, and son of Felicia Ray of Sixth Ave., Brundidge. – Special to The Advocate

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