Jake L. Johnston has finished basic training, and graduated in the top 10 percent out of 250 soldiers.
He received honor graduate, sharp shooter, expert hand grenade and
bayonet, an Army service ribbon, Time of War ribbon and War on
Terrorism ribbon. He also scored 270 out of 300 on PT scores.
Johnston was squad leader of the 3rd Platoon Pythons. He will now go on to AIT.
He is the oldest son of Tom and Marlene Johnston, and older brother to
Charles, Tom, Wesley and Taylor Johnston. His father, Tom, is an Army