The Ottumwa Courier

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November 14, 2013

Phillippi graduates from basic training

OTTUMWA — Air Force Airman Travis D. Phillippi 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Phillippi is the son of Duane Phillippi of Sheridan, Wyo., and grandson of Betty Davis of Ottumwa.

He is a 2006 graduate of Magnolia High School, Texas.

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