From LaBelle, Florida for Hendry and Glades County and the Lake Okeechobee region. Don Browne, editor.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
In The Service - LaBelle's Thunder Loredo
Army National Guard Pvt. Thunder A. Loredo has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
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.
He is the son of Carol Loredo of County Road 78 Oak Haven, Labelle, Fla. Loredo graduated in 2010 from Labelle High School.