Baldone graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Mark A. Baldone has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

The the airman studied the Air Force mission, performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations.

Airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Baldone is the son of Lynn Baldone, and grandson of Frank Baldone, both of Helena. He is a 2007 graduate of Pelham High School.