Gary W. Otis
U.S. Navy fireman recruit Gary W. Otis, son of Wayne and Carol M. Otis of Craig, Colo., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, in Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Otis completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, fire fighting, water safety and survival and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis is also placed on physical fitness.
Otis and other recruits also received instruction in Navy core values, honor, courage and commitment and how to apply them in their military performance and personal conduct.