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December 1, 2017
 

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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Adriel B. Hernandez-Garcia 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.
Hernandez-Garcia is the son of Jennifer V. Garcia and Israel Hernandez and grandson of Ricardo B. and Neomi Garcia, all of Lancaster, Calif.
He is a 2017 graduate of Lancaster High School, Lancaster, Calif.
 
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U.S. Air Force Airman Marquis T. Syers 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.
Syers is the son of Sonya R. Syers-Federon and grandson of Sarah N. and Fredrick C. Syers of Lancaster, Calif.
He is a 2013 graduate of Quartz Hill High School, Lancaster, Calif.
 
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew Dinh 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.
Dinh is the son of Dennis and Kristine Dinh of Lancaster, Calif.
He is a 2014 graduate of Quartz Hill High School, Lancaster, Calif.




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