JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Fernando Guerrero Padilla graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas.
Guerrero Padilla is the son of Araceli Ruelas of Riverside and brother of Refugio Guerrero of Tacoma, Washington; Galdina Guerrero of San Diego and Lizzette Wright of Temecula. He is a 2017 graduate of Rubidoux High School in Riverside.
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 degree in applied science through the Community College of the Air Force.