Army Pvt. Angel I. Jaramillo has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.
Jaramillo is the son of Georgina Jaramillo and Raymond Armijo and grandson of Prescilla Jaramillo, all of Cottonwood.
He is a 2008 graduate of Mingus Union High School, Cottonwood.