Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

December 22, 2013

Military news, Dec. 22, 2013

Kokomo Tribune

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Army Pvt. Gregory A. Jackson has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Ga.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

Jackson is the son of Larry L. and Janet A. Aaron, Kokomo, and a 2005 graduate of Taylor High School.