PFC Wesley LeBlanc graduates from Basic Training
Army PFC Wesley Creel LeBlanc graduated from Basic Combat Training at
Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. He is a 2001 graduate of Bridge City High
School, and has an associate’s degree from Lamar University, Port
Wesley is the son of Carl and Sherry LeBlanc of Bridge City, grandson
of Mayo and Juanita LeBlanc and Elsie Creel Roberts (all of Bridge
City), and the late Wallace Creel.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission
and revived instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies,
Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military
justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use,
map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed
combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.
PFC LeBlanc will remain at Fort Sill for another seven weeks for
Advanced Individual Training in Field Artillery as a Field Artillery
Automated Tactical Data System Specialist. He will home for Christmas
before reporting for duty at Fort Bliss in El Paso on Dec. 27.