Fortville native graduates basic training

SAN ANTONIO – U.S. Air Force Airman Jeremiah L. Trado graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Trado is the son of Kiley and Mike Trado of Fortville, and grandson of Carla Dake of Bend, Oregon.

He graduated in 2016 from Mount Vernon High School in Fortville.