Military News - September 17, 2013
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 11:00 AM
Army Private Ruslan Batman completed basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. 193rd Infantry Brigade on Aug. 29, 2013, B Company, 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment.
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.
He is a 2013 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. He is the son of Alan and Delberta Batman of Madison. He is the grandson of Stan and Pam Batman, and Terry and Barb Bailey of Oblong, Ill.