Air Force Airman 1st Class Philip E. Forrest 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.
Forrest is the son of Delores Forrest of Estons Run, Yorktown, Va.
He is a 2003 graduate of Wheatland Union High School, Calif. He earned a bachelor's degree in 2008 from Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, N.M.