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Colin Gagnon
Colin Gagnon

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.


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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.

The Globe welcomes submission of news items about local military personnel. Items may be sent to Alice C. Elwell at Material for this column was provided by or was verified by the Department of Defense