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Federal Way man graduates from Army training

Army National Guard Pfc. William A. Fritts has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, 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 use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

Fritts is the son of Marvin Fritts of Federal Way.

He is a 2006 graduate of Emerald Ridge High School, Puyallup. He received a bachelor’s degree in 2009 from Northwest University, Kirkland.

 

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