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U.S. Air Force Amn. Sian K. Lendsey graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Lendsey is the daughter of Aisha Nellum of Las Vegas, Nev., and Devon Lendsey of Monrovia, Calif., and granddaughter of Debborah Lendsey of Lancaster, Calif., and Terry Nellum of Compton, Calif.
She graduated in 2015 from Monrovia High School, Monrovia, Calif.
 
U.S. Air Force A1C Erik R. Tidwell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Tidwell is the son of Mark D. Tidwell of Lancaster, Calif., and grandson of Deluna Griffin of Las Vegas, Nev.
He is a 2015 graduate of Lancaster High School, Lancaster, Calif.




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