U.S. Army National Guard Pvt. Gabrielle N. Young has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C.
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.
Young is the daughter of Connie Young of Oakwood, Ohio, and niece of Jose Sanchez of New Haven, Ind. She graduated in 2015 from Continental Local High School, Continental, Ohio.Read More →