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By TIMES STAFF
Published August 5, 2007


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Army Pvt. Jason W. Hutson graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Knox, Ky.

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

He is the son of David Hutson of Tyler, Texas, and Linda Dunson of Largo.

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Army Pvt. Michael L. Riley graduated from Basic Combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

During the nine weeks of training, Riley studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

Riley is the son of Alan and Judi Riley of Largo.

He is a 2007 graduate of Largo High School.

[Last modified August 4, 2007, 22:38:02]


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