Meyers finishes basic training

MARQUETTE – Marine Corps Pvt. Brian Meyers recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego.

The son of James and Victoria Meyers of Marquette, he is a 2012 graduate of Marquette Senior High School.

In addition to a physical conditioning program, Meyers participated in classroom and field assignments that included learning first aid, uniform regulations, combat water survival, marksmanship, hand-to-hand combat and assorted weapons training.