SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Christopher J. Parcells, a 2007 graduate of Linden High School. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Parcells is the son of Howard Parcells and Loretta Parcells, both of Linden. He received an associate degree in 2012 from Brookdale Community College, Lincroft.