Category Archives: Basic

First basic training class nationwide graduates in new Army Green Service Uniform


A new batch of soldiers at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, became the first graduating class nationwide to wear the Army’s new World War II-style dress uniform, as the service prepares for a wider roll-out in the coming months. Fort Sill posted pictures Monday showing soldiers from 434th Field Artillery Brigade Class 64-20, Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion […]

Basic training will continue at Keesler Air Force Base during coronavirus crisis


The Air Force will keep holding basic military training at a secondary site at Keesler Air Force Base in Mississippi to help it keep creating new airmen during the coronavirus crisis. Air Education and Training Command announced Tuesday that it will start bringing in 60 new recruits each week to Keesler for basic training on […]