Army Pvt. Ray S. Cordero has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing the use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman. Cordero is the son of Lillian Bruno and Ray Cordero Sr., both of Kingman. He is a 2012 graduate of Kingman High School.