Caroline Loynd Graduates from Air Force Basic Training

Daughter of Robert and Debra Loynd of Sandwich...
U.S. Air Force Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Caroline Loynd (Courtesy of US Air Force)

U.S. Air Force Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Caroline Loynd graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Loynd earned distinction as an honor graduate.

She is the daughter of Robert and Debra Loynd of Sandwich, Mass.

The airman is a 2013 graduate of George C. Marshall High School, Falls Church, Va. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on