Army Reserve Pvt. Nathan J. Murray has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission,
history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received
instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons,
chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching,
rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field
tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid,
foot marches, and field training exercises.
Murray is the son of Kelly Hamilton of Lawrenceburg, Ind., and grandson of Donna Kelly of Harrison, Ohio.
He is a 2009 graduate of East Central High School, St. Leon, Ind.
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