Military Honors: Sunday, October 3, 2010

Army Pvt. Anthony A. Thomas 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. Thomas is the son of Sandra Thomas of Kingman.

Army Pfc. Cameron K. Hollingsworth has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Knox, Ky., which included basic combat training and advanced individual training. During the first nine weeks of initial entry training, the trainee completed basic combat training which included instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first-aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values. During AIT, the soldier completed the armor crewman course to receive skill training in conducting tank unit defensive and offensive combat operations. The soldier was trained to operate, service and maintain armor tracked and wheeled vehicles, load and fire tank weapon systems, perform ammunition handling and supply duties, and assist in target detection and identification. Hollingsworth is the son of Lisa Hollingsworth of Kingman. The private graduated in 2006 from Kingman High School and received an associate degree in 2008 from Arizona Automotive Institute, Glendale.

Army Pfc. Elbert J. Hollingsworth has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Knox, Ky., which included basic combat training and advanced individual training. During the first nine weeks of initial entry training, the trainee completed basic combat training which included instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first-aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values. During AIT, the soldier completed the armor crewman course to receive skill training in conducting tank unit defensive and offensive combat operations. The soldier was trained to operate, service and maintain armor tracked and wheeled vehicles, load and fire tank weapon systems, perform ammunition handling and supply duties, and assist in target detection and identification. The private graduated in 2006 from Kingman High School and received an associate degree in 2007 from Arizona Automotive Institute, Phoenix.