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Ardmore Soldier Graduates Basic Training


From news release:

Army Pvt. Jarius R. Harris has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC.

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.

Harris is the son of LaSeita Lemelle, and grandson of David Walker Jr., both of Third Ave. Northeast, Ardmore, Oklahoma.