Schwartz completes training
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U.S. Army National Guard Pvt. Jason R. Schwartz has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in 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.
Schwartz is the son of Janice Schwartz of San Antonio. He is a 1999 graduate of Highlands High School in San Antonio.