Jacob Snyder, 20, of Gahanna, graduated from United States Marine Corps Boot Camp at Parris Island, S.C. July 19.

Jacob Snyder, 20, of Gahanna, graduated from United States Marine Corps Boot Camp at Parris Island, S.C. July 19.

Snyder completed 13 weeks of intensive training and graduated as a squad leader. He was promoted to the rank of private first class.

Following10 days' leave, Snyder will report to Camp LeJeune for two months of military combat training before reporting to Military Occupation Specialty School in Pensacola, Fla., for aviation operations training.