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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 1:09 pm

Nelson, Sophia E.

U.S. Air Force Airman Sophia E. Nelson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Nelson 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.

Nelson, the daughter of Veronica Rodriguez of Fort Wayne, is a 2019 graduate of R. Nelson Snider High School.