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Service news - Aug. 15

August 15, 2011
  • Lance Cpl. Charles W. Alexander
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Lance Cpl. Charles W. Alexander, son of Shelly Alexander of Hagerstown and the late Buddy Alexander, graduated from Parris Island, S.C. He attended AIT in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He is stationed in Okinawa, Japan.

Alexander is a 2008 graduate of Washington County Technical High School.



Seaman Daniel J. Mazzei, son of Robert and Suzanne Mazzei of Waynesboro, Pa., graduated from U.S. Coast Guard basic training on July 29 in Cape May, N.J.  

Mazzei is stationed at ANT San Francisco. He is a 2010 graduate of Waynesboro Area Senior High School.



Army Pvt. Ryan L. Embly, son of Randy Embly of Hagerstown, graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

Embly graduated in 2010 from South Hagerstown High School.



Civilian Ryan A. Beene, son of Mark A. Beene of Waynesboro, Pa., recently enlisted in the U.S. Navy under the Delayed Entry Program at Navy Recruiting District, Pittsburgh.

The program allows recruits to enter the Navy and take up to one year to complete prior commitments such as high school. Using recruiters as mentors, the program helps recruits ease into the transition from civilian to military life.

Beene will report for active duty to undergo basic training at the Navy’s Recruit Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill. Beene is completing his senior year at Waynesboro Area Senior High School.



Civilian James J. Wilkinson Jr., son of James J. Wilkinson Sr. of Waynesboro, Pa., recently enlisted in the U.S. Navy under the Delayed Entry Program at Navy Recruiting District, Pittsburgh. The program allows recruits to enter the Navy and take up to one year to complete prior commitments such as high school. Using recruiters as mentors, the program helps recruits ease into the transition from civilian to military life.

Wilkinson will report for active duty to undergo basic training at the Navy’s Recruit Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill.

Wilkinson is a 2011 graduate of Waynesboro Area Senior High School.

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