Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Wesley P. Rueter has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, core values, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations.
In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate in applied science degree relating through the Community College of the Air Force.
He is the son of Chelle Rueter of W. Henry, Freeman, S.D., and grandson of Nina Dorr of Cleghorn.
Rueter is a 2008 graduate of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School.