SAN ANTONIO -- Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Eric J. Kobza graduated from basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio.
Kobza 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 science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Kobza earned distinction as an honor graduate, and also received the Warhawk award for exceptional physical fitness testing.
Kobza is the son of Ray and Cherie Kobza of David City, and a 2014 graduate of Aquinas Catholic High School in David City.