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Martin receives training

Friday, March 16, 2007

Army Pvt. David M. Martin Jr. has graduated from the Water Treatment Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Lee, Petersburg, Va. Martin is the grandson of Carol S. Wilcox of Alton, Mo and a 2006 graduate of Alton High School.

The course is designed to train students to perform installation and operation of water purification equipment, and water storage and distribution operations and activities.

Specialists duties include assisting in water reconnaissance, site preparation, and the setup of a water treatment activity; receive, issue and store potable water, perform water quality analysis testing and verification; analyze food and water samples to ensure quality and conduct health and safety investigations of living quarters and base facilities; provide training on industrial hygiene, environmental health and occupational health issues, and monitoring noise and radiation levels at job sites.

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