Malik Thomas graduates from basic training

August 22, 2014

Air Force Airman Malik J. Thomas graduated recently 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.

Thomas is the son of Barry E. Bacon of Berlin, Md., and Gina M. Thomas of Berlin.; the grandson of Weldon M. Thomas of Berlin and Denise L. Thomas of Lewes; and the nephew of Weldon M. Thomas of Berlin.

He earned a diploma in 2013 from Stephen Decatur High School, Berlin.