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Monday, December 11, 2017 11:48 am

Bontrager, Benjamin L.

U.S. Air Force Airman Benjamin L. Bontrager graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Bontrager 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.

Bontrager, the son of Kristina and Freeman Bontrager of Shipshewana, is a 2017 graduate of Westview Junior Senior High School, Topeka.