The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 4, 2013

Teisher graduates basic infantry training

The Daily Item

— Army National Guard Spec. Zachary T. Teisher 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.

Teisher is the son of Richard and Carol Teisher, of Sunbury.

He is a 2003 graduate of Shikellamy High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2007 from Lebanon Valley College, Annville.