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Monday, May 20, 2019 11:29 am

Birks, Diamond V.

U.S. Air Force Airman Diamond V. Birks graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Birks completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Birks, the daughter of Nicole Simmons and Vincent Tillman of Fort Wayne, is a 2016 graduate of Snider High School.