Seaman graduates from basic training
by PI Staff
Mar 07, 2013 | 799 views | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Navy Seaman Brandon L. Gordon, son of Edward C. Gordon of Patterson, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

The seaman is a 2012 graduate of Orestimba High School in Newman.

During eight weeks of classroom study and practical instruction, he learned naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival techniques and shipboard and aircraft safety.
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