Local resident completes U.S. Navy basic training

Shrewsbury – Navy Seaman Recruit Bruce Mannes, son of Robert Mannes, of Shrewsbury, and Helene Simonds, of Sherborn, graduated from U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

Training included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

Mannes is a 2010 graduate of Dover-Sherborn High School in Dover.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=49873

Posted by on Jun 2 2014. Filed under Shrewsbury. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Recently Commented

  • Tom Thomson: To Chief, Neil and Marty, my deepest condolences on the loss of your Dad. He made such a positive impact...
  • b: I love Dennis Flynn, but he’s out of touch on this one. the “gateway drug” argument is outdated,...
  • Alicia: I came across this googling myself. I miss you so much Grandpa. You were always my shinging star growing up....
  • roger sampson: Not as great as the Needham girls were this year!
  • charlene nafey: These girls are great!