July 4th, 2012
Spec. Pasquale J. Colombo
Army Spec. Pasquale J. Colombo has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.
Colombo is the son of Toni and Pat Colombo of Route 208, Wallkill. He is a graduate of Wallkill Senior High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2009 from St. John Fisher College, Rochester.