Mitchell T. Barna, 2013 SHS graduate, has completed his basic training for the Army National Guard at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. He trained in Charlie Company, 787th Military police battalion.
The graduation ceremony was held August 30, 2013, at the Fort Leonard Wood Army base in Missouri. Mitchell received a special award at graduation for Honor Graduate, best in his platoon, and for placing 2nd Honors, overall, in C. Company.
He will remain at Fort Leonard Wood for Advanced Intelligence Training in engineering. Upon completion of his AIT training, Mitchell will be continuing his education at Southern Illinois University.