News about members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard in our communities.
Stationed at Nellis Air Force Base, Las Vegas, Nev.:
►Air Force 2d Lieutenant Colin Gagnon, son of Wayne and Marcia Gagnon of North Hampton, N. H., and a 2008 graduate of Winnacunnet High School. Gagnon has been assigned to the Pararescue Jumpers Rescue Squadron as a Combat Rescue Officer, Air Force Special Operations
Assigned for training as a Signal Support Systems Specialist at Fort Gordon, Augusta, Ga.
►Army Private Thomas R. O’Neil III, son of Thomas Jr. and Laura O’Neil of Hamilton, and a 2012 graduate of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School.
From Integrated Training Exercise at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif.:
►Marine Forward Observer Lance Corporal Ethan L. F. Davis, son of Richard Davis and Victoria Vasquez of Andover, and a 2010 graduate of Andover High School. Davis has been assigned to Camp Pendleton, Calif.
From Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.:
►Army 2d Lieutenant Christopher R. Pedi, son of Richard Pedi of Wilmington, and a 2005 graduate of Austin Preparatory School.
►Army 2d Lieutenant Jonathan K. Carleton, son of Anne and John Carleton of Newbury.
From basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio:
►Airman 1st Class William T. Rand, son of Carmen Rand of Chelmsford, and a 2010 graduate of Nashoba Valley Technical High School.
►Airman Anna A. Dent, daughter of Peter Dent of Amesbury, and a 2011 graduate of Amesbury High School.
►Airman Hugues D. Nazaire, son of Myrianne Nazaire of Cambridge, and a 2010 Everett High graduate.
►Airman Brett A. Fredrickson, son of Mark and Gail Fredrickson of Billerica, and a 2010 graduate of Shawsheen Valley Tech High SchoolSchool.
From basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.:
►Army Private Sasho Espinosa Maffia, niece of Mabel Espinosa of Lowell.
From basic training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.:
►Army Private Jonathan Wamala, nephew of Stephen Kakayira and Samuel Mutyaba of Medford.
From basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
►Army Private Andrew J. Conserva, son of Ralph Conserva of Tewksbury and Aliza Clark of Pennsylvania. He is a 2012 graduate of Tewksbury Memorial High School.
►Army Private Thomas C. McCarthy, son of Thomas McCarthy of Reading, and a 2012 graduate of Reading Memorial High School.
►Army Private Shawn Caswell, son of Carl Caswell of Marblehead.
►Army Private Jose L. Rodriguez Jr., a 2004 graduate of Lynn Classical High School.
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