U.S. Army Pfc. Ira L. Logan has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.
Logan is the son of Sharyln Logan of Gallatin, Ill., and Steve Logan of Carrier Mills, Ill., and step-son of Jay Morris of Gallatin, Ill.
He graduated in 2014 from Gallatin High School, Junction, Ill.