U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Benjamin J. Niese graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Niese is the son of Bonnie J. and Richard A. Niese of Leipsic, Ohio, brother of Rachel Niese of Leipsic, Ohio, and Renee Niese of Iron Station, N.C., and nephew of Janet and Chuck Newland of Ottawa, Ohio. He is a 2015 graduate of Miller City-New Cleveland High School, Miller City, Ohio.Read More →