Review Category : Military News

Daniel J. Shupe

Army National Guard Pvt. Daniel J. Shupe has graduated from One Station Unit Training (OSUT) at the U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.  The training consisted of basic military training and advanced individual training (AIT).

During basic training, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremonies, military customs and courtesies, map reading, tactics, basic rifle marksmanship, physical fitness, field training, and first aid skills. The recruit developed combat skills and handled various weapons available to the infantry soldier. During AIT, the soldier received instruction to serve as an infantryman/mortarman using light and heavy anti-armor weapons, indirect-fire support, and mechanized operations while assigned to a  rifle or mortar squad.  The training included weapons qualification, tactics, patrolling, navigation, field communications, and combat operations; engagement in infantry combat exercises, battle drills, land mine locating, neutralizing and extracting, and survival operations during a nuclear, biological or chemical attack.

Shupe is the son of Karen and Dallas Shupe of North Baltimore. He is a 2011 graduate of North Baltimore High School.

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Kaylee M. Ruckstuhl

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Kaylee M. Ruckstuhl 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.

Ruckstuhl is the daughter of Teresa Thomas of Vanlue and Brian Ruckstuhl of Bowling Green. She is a 2010 graduate of Vanlue High School.

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Clay W. Magers

Air Force Airman Clay W. Magers 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.

Magers is the son of Pamela Magers of Paducah, Ky., and nephew of Chris Magers of Tiffin, Ohio. He is a 2013 graduate of Hopewell Loudon High School, Bascom, Ohio.

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Aaron M. Taylor

Army Reserve Pvt. Aaron M. Taylor has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, 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.

Taylor is the son of Dawn Ferstler of Tiffin.  He is a 2011 graduate of Columbian High School, Tiffin.

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Aaron M. Snook

Army National Guard Pvt. Aaron M. Snook has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.

Snook is the son of Lisa and Steven Snook  of Findlay.  He is a 2009 graduate of Findlay High School.

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Sam Saenthavisouk

Air Force Airman Sam Saenthavisouk 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.

Saenthavisouk is the son of Kavin Saenthavisouk of Carey. He is a 2012 graduate of Carey High School.

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Vincent M. Pardi

Air Force Airman Vincent M. Pardi 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.

Pardi is the son of Karen Pardi of Tiffin. He is a 2010 graduate of Calvert High School, Tiffin.

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Stephen T. Mangum

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Stephen T. Mangum 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.
Mangum earned distinction as an honor graduate.

He is the son of Brian Mangum of Mount Blanchard.

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Mikala D. Rostorfer

Army National Guard Pfc. Mikala D. Rostorfer has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, 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.

Rostorfer is the daughter of Patti Sanchez of Kenton.  She is a 2012 graduate of Kenton High School.

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Adrian E. Garcia

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Adrian E. Garcia 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. Garcia is the son of Jill Garcia of Leipsic. He is a 2012 graduate of Leipsic High School.

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