The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 15, 2013

Zimmerman graduates basic infantry training


The Daily Item

— Army National Guard Pfc. Trent C. Zimmerman 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.

Zimmerman is the son of Roger Zimmerman, of Milton, and Tina Fleming, of Coal Township.

He is a 2012 graduate of Milton Area High School.