CRESTVIEW — Three North Okaloosa residents have completed Army basic training in recent weeks.
Pvt. Daniel Aguire, Pvt. Zartavious Crawford. and Pvt. Tiara Payne completed Army Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina earlier this year.
Over the course of 10 weeks, these soldiers learned basic tactical and survival skills along with how to shoot, rappel, and march. They also learned the basics of Army life and military customs, including the Seven Core Army Values
Aguire is currently attending Advanced Individual Training in Fort Sam Houston, Texas to become a biomedical equipment specialist. He graduated from Crestview High School in 2010. His parents are Voni and Alan Aguire of Crestview.
Crawford graduated AIT in Fort Lee, Virginia as a supply specialist. He will now be stationed at Fort Benning, Georgia. He graduated from Crestview High School in 2017.
Payne graduated AIT in Fort Lee, Virginia as an ammunition stock control and accounting specialist. She will be now stationed in Hawaii. She graduated from Baker High School in 2017.