November 3, 2017

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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kory D. Wheeler 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.
Wheeler is the son of Kennith D. and Sandra A. Wheeler of Lancaster, Calif.

He is a 2017 graduate of Lancaster High School, Lancaster, Calif.

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