March 22 Armed Service News

March 22, 2013 

Army National Guard Pvt. Chelsea R. Powell

Army National Guard Pvt. Chelsea R. Powell has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and 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.

Powell is the daughter of Harvey Powell of Oakland Ave., Belton.

She is a 2011 graduate of Belton High School.

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