Military News: De Jesus graduates from basic military training

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Litza M. De Jesus

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Litza M. De Jesus graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, 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.

De Jesus is the daughter of Damaris and Angel De Jesus of Hamburg.

She is a 2002 graduate of Blue Mountain Academy, Hamburg. She earned an associate degree in 2008 from Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, N.J.