Army National Guard Pvt. Pedro Ramirez has graduated from basic combat
training at Fort Knox, Ky.
During the nine-week training, the trainee 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.
Ramirez is the son of Maria and Pedro M. Ramirez of Avalon Ave.,
He is a 2004 graduate of Labelle High School.