Army Pvt. Thomas A. Hardin has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia.
During the nine weeks of training, Hardin received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and using weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.
Hardin is the son of Lee Allen of Sycamore. He is a 2013 graduate of Wynford High School in Bucyrus.