NH Military People: NH woman graduates from Air Force training
May 18. 2013 8:13PM
NH woman graduates from Air Force training
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Christina M. Mattiace graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Mattiace, who earned distinction as an honor graduate, 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.
Mattiace, the daughter of Deborah Kinson of Bow and John Mattiace of Manchester, is a 2005 graduate of Parker Academy in Concord.
2 from New Hampshire complete Army training
Army Reserve Pvt. James F. Lund has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Army National Guard Pvt. Thomas B. Tuthill has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
During the nine weeks of training, they studied the Army mission, history and core values, and received instruction in combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare, drill and ceremony, map reading and field tactics, military courtesy and its justice system, physical fitness and first aid.
Lund is a 2012 graduate of Merrimack High School.
Tuthill, the son of Angel and Brian Chabot of Manchester, also received additional training for his role as an infantry crewman.
He is a 2012 graduate of Manchester School of Technology.