Hilliard Northwest News

Military notes

Army Pvt. Cory P. Davis, son of Ron Davis of Hilliard, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, Davis studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values and physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare, bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field-training exercises.

Davis is a 2011 graduate of Hilliard Davidson High School.