Hernandez graduates from basic training
December 20, 2017


U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jesus G. Hernandez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Hernandez is the son of Esmeralda Salas, of Lehigh Acres, and Leonel Meza, of Immokalee; stepson of Jose I. Salas, of Lehigh; grandson of Emma Hernandez, of Lehigh; brother of Jose Salas and Oscar Meza; and nephew of Emilio Hernandez, of Labelle, and Estevan Hernandez, of Lehigh.

He is a 2012 graduate of Lehigh Senior High School.


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