Graduates From Basic
Army Pfc. Eric A. Romero has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Knox, Kentucky.
During the nine-week training, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, armed and unarmed combat, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Romero is the son of Luciano Romero of Beach Channel Drive.
In 1998, he graduated from Far Rockaway High School, and in 2001, received an associated degree from Bronx Community College.