Air Force Airman Jan H. Van Niekerk
Air Force Airman Jan H. Van Niekerk graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Van Niekerk is the son of Jan and Desiree Van Niekerk of S. Three Tees Road, Creighton.
He is a 2012 graduate of Sherwood High School, Creighton.