Jenkins Completes Basic Combat Training
Army Pvt. Raven N. Jenkins has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina.
During the nine weeks of training, Jenkins studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, 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.
She is the daughter of Thomas Jenkins Sr. of Far Rockaway and granddaughter of Annie Jemison of Birmingham, Alabama.