Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Navy Seaman Richard A. Beck, son of Melissa D. Lacey of Goose Creek, and Richard A. Beck of Goose Creek, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Beck completed a variety of training, which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.
Beck is a 2008 graduate of Goose Creek High School.