Military Matters for July 17, 2014

Air Force logoAir Force Airman Michael J. Mejia 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Mejia is the son of Jorge and Maria Mejia of Arlington. He is a 2013 graduate of Bolton High School.

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