Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Samuel J. Collette graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Samuel J. Collette
He is the son of Mark Collette of Orleans, Vt., and grandson of Phil Collette of Port Charlotte.
Collette is a 2009 graduate of Lake Region High School, Orleans.