Military News - August 2, 2016
Tuesday, August 02, 2016 3:03 PM
Mark Moreland graduated June 10 from infantry basic training on Sand Hill in Fort Benning, Ga. He was in the 3rd Platoon, Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 19th Infantry Regiment of the 198th Infantry Brigade. The ceremony was held at the National Infantry Museum.
He qualified as an expert in rifle marksmanship and mortar systems training. He trained to repel down buildings, and how to use grenades, claymore mines and an assortment of weaponry.
Moreland is currently stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas.
He is the son of Don and Vicki Moreland. He is a 2015 graduate of Southwestern Junior-Senior High School.