Deas graduates basic
Army Pfc. Crystal R. Deas 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.
Deas is the daughter of Clara and Sam Deas of Kent Court, Ladson, and niece of Pearl McGill of Commander Road, Charleston.
She is a 2012 graduate of Stratford High School, Goose Creek.