U.S. Air Force Airman Thomas A. Dickson graduated 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Dickson is the son of Michelle M. Harden of Redding, Calif., and Matthew A. Dickson of Palo Cedro, Calif., step-son of Sean M. Harden of Redding, Calif., brother of Rachel R. Marchlevski of Redding, Calif., and grandson of Terry A. Dickson of Palo Cedro, Calif.
He is a 2018 graduate of Foothill High School, Palo Cedro, Calif.