Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Dean W. Nichols 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.
Nichols is the son of Marybeth Nichols of Middletown.
He is a 2012 graduate of John S. Burke Catholic High School, Goshen.