Army National Guard Pfc. William C. Smith has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Smith is the son of William Smith of Lee’s Summit.
He is a 2012 graduate of Lee’s Summit West High School.