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Military people: Foreman completes basic training

Published 9:34pm Monday, November 5, 2012

Army Pfc. Nathaniel L. Foreman has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, Foreman 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.
Foreman is the son of Dana Harris of Roper and Elbert Foreman of Washington.

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