Army Pfc. Eric A. Patneaude has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

During the nine weeks of training, Patneaude received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions.

Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

Patneaude is the son of Pamela Patneaude of Lisbon Falls and Gregory Patneaude of Mexico.


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