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Hometown Hero: Blake Krekelberg

Army Pvt. Blake A. Krekelberg has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

Krekelberg, a 2008 Oak Ridge High School graduate, is the son of Jeff and Meridith Krekelberg of El Dorado Hills.

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Posted by on Mar 17 2011.
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  1. I could not be more proud seeing you at your graduation for your your sense of Intregity, Confidence and Enduring Loyality for all us enjoying our Freedoms. You certainly have made me a very proud mother… Sending Love Your Way…. Mom

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