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Local-Tyler Lindsey-Fearon

boot-camp-Tyler-FearonPrivate Tyler Lindsey-Fearon, 18, of Pagosa Springs, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on Feb. 28.

Private Fearon successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 55 recruits in Training Platoon 1035.

While in recruit training, Private Fearon achieved the following: most improved and sharpshooter.

Following 17 days of leave (he will be a recruiter’s assistant for seven days), he will report to Camp Pendleton for one month at Military Combat Training, then to his Military Occupation Specialty school, where he will study diesel mechanics.

It is unknown at this time where Private Fearon will be stationed following training.

This story was posted on March 13, 2014.