Army National Guard Pvt. Michael Skaggs has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
Posted March 15, 2013
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Skaggs is the son of Valerie Frieze of Iowa Avenue, Mott.
He is a 2012 graduate of Mott Regent High School.