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Oltman graduates from basic training

Published 3:16pm Friday, October 8, 2010 Updated 3:17pm Friday, October 8, 2010

Army Pfc. Mitchell C. Oltman has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

Oltman is a 1997 graduate of Perham High School.

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