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Pelotecompletes basic training
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Airman Ashlyn Pelote

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Ashlyn M. Pelote graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

Pelote is the daughter of Loretta P. and Michael A. Johnson of Springfield, and Fred E. Pelote of Jacksonville, Fla.; sister of Asya Johnson of Savannah; granddaughter of Moses Pelote of Jacksonville, Fla., and Juanita Roberson of Springfield; and niece of Tim Pelote of Pembroke.

She is a 2014 graduate of Effingham County High School.

Pelote 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.