News about members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard in our communities.
To Bamberg, Germany
►Army Private Steven W. Luque (inset, top), son of Laurie Huntoon of Marshfield and William (Kim) Luque of Scituate, and grandson of Jean Huntoon of Marshfield. The private is training for the military police corps. He recently graduated from basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo. He is a 2012 graduate of Marshfield High School.
From basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio
►Airman Brandon H. Thomas (inset, center), son of Stacey Bristol of Halifax and Lyle Thomas of Marshfield. He is a 2012 graduate of Marshfield High School.
►Airman William Bissett (inset, bottom), son of Thomas and Sharon Bissett of Kingston, and a 2011 graduate of Silver Lake Regional High School.
From basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
►Army Private Kenneth G. McNeil, son of George McNeil of Bridgewater, and a 2012 graduate of Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School.
►Army Private Nicholas Barker, grandson of Richard Barker of Hanson, and a 2012 graduate of Whitman-Hanson Regional High School.
►Army Private First Class Patrick R. MacDonald, son of Colleen Schleehavf of Brockton and Sean MacDonald of West Bridgewater, and grandson of Carol Martin of Brockton. He is a 2008 graduate of Brockton High School.
►Army Private Sandy Fonseca, daughter of Maria Fonseca of Brockton, and a 2010 graduate of Brockton High School.
►Army Private Kamrin A. Shubert, brother of Josh Shubert of Middleborough, and a 2012 graduate of Middleborough High School.
►Army Private First Class Jose T. Rodrigues, son of Jorge Rodrigues and Amelia Timas, both of Brockton. He is a 2012 graduate of Brockton High School.
From basic training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
►Army Private First Class Alexander E. Grabert, son of Karen Adams of West Roxbury and Ronald Grabert of Dedham. He is a 2012 graduate of Norwood High School.
From basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
►Army Private First Class Russell L. Grant III, son of Carla Grant of Brockton, and a 2012 graduate of Brockton High School.
►Army Private First Class Shawn T. Jouthe, son of Marcia Carroll of Boston, and a 2012 graduate of Foxborough High School.
►Army Specialist Jason P. Miller, son of Paul Miller of Lakeville, and a 2006 graduate of Apponequet Regional High School.
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