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Conyers completes Army basic training

Thursday, December 14, 2006

Army Pvt. Ryan Conyers has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

Conyers is a 2003 graduate of the Cornerstone Christian Academy in Mount Pleasant. He is the son of Ronald Conyers of Mount Pleasant.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

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