JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, TEXAS – The Air Force graduated three new airmen from the Temecula Valley.
U.S. Air Force Airman Aaron V. Crump, U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Antonia G. Bannister and U.S. Air Force Airman Brad A. Burgess all graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.
Crump is the son of of Rosalima and Vincent Crump of Temecula a 2016 graduate of Chaparral High School in Temecula.
Bannister is the daughter of Richard S. Bannister of Menifee, and Dorothey D. Bannister of Hanover, Florida. She graduated in 2014 from Escambia High School in Pensacola, Florida, and earned an associate degree in 2016 from Pensacola State College in Pensacola, Florida.
Burgess is the son of Nancy and Rick Burgess of Temecula and a 2016 graduate of Great Oak High School in Temecula.
The airmen 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.