MILITARY NOTES

15 years ago
Greenier graduates

    Army Pvt. Robert D. Greenier has graduated from the Basic Field Artillery Cannon Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

       The course is designed to train service members to maintain, prepare and load ammunition for firing; operate and perform operator maintenance on prime movers, self-propelled Howitzers and ammunition vehicles; store, maintain and distribute ammunition to using units as a member of battery or battalion ammunition section; perform crew maintenance and participate in organizational maintenance of weapons and related equipment; and establish and maintain radio and wire communications.
       The son of Jeannie M. and the stepson of Peter C. Wilcox, of Chapman, Greenier is a 2009 PIHS graduate.

 

Getchell graduates

    Army Pvt. Brandon E. Getchell has graduated from the Fire Support Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. The field artillery specialists serve in intelligence activities including target processing in field artillery, cannon battalions, division artillery, artillery and maneuver brigade and headquarters and fire support elements.
      The course is designed to train students to establish, maintain and operate radio and wire communications and speech security equipment, including encoding and decoding messages.     The son of Richard Perry Getchell, of Mapleton, and Louanne Faith Langley, of Chapman, Getchell is a 2009 graduate of Presque Isle High School.