Apache Junction’s Chestnutt graduates from basic military training

Air Force Airman Caleb J. Chestnutt has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Airman Chestnutt is the son of Julie Chestnutt of Apache Junction.

He is a 2012 graduate of Apache Junction High School.

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.

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