Oswego Grad Completes Army Basic Combat Training

Army Sgt. Justin C. Kehoe 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.

He is the son of Chris Kehoe of Hardie Road, Conklin, N.Y., and Donna Schilt of E. Fifth St., Oswego, N.Y.

The sergeant graduated in 1998 from Oswego High School, and received a bachelor’s degree in 2004 from the State University of New York at Oswego.