Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

April 4, 2012

PHS graduate finishes training


— U.S. Army Pvt. Zach A. Carmichael graduated from the Basic Field Artillery Cannon Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

The course is designed to train service members to maintain, prepare, and load ammunition for firing; operate and perform operator maintenance on prime movers, self-propelled Howitzers, and ammunition vehicles; store, maintain, and distribute ammunition to using units as a member of battery or battalion ammunition section; perform crew maintenance and participate in organizational maintenance of weapons and related equipment; and establish and maintain radio and wire communications.

Carmichael is the son of Tammy L. Allen of Danville and Rob A. Carmichael of Greencastle. He is a 2010 graduate of Plainfield High School.