PUBLISHED: 3:59 PM on Wednesday, September 14, 2005
Cropley graduates from basic trainingArmy National Guard Pvt. Sean R. Cropley has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Knox, Ky.
During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, armed and unarmed combat, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values.
Cropley is the son of Maxie Cropley, and nephew of Debbie Jorgensen of Glacier Highway, both of Juneau, Alaska.
He is a 2004 graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School in Juneau.