Army Pvt. Antonius T. Allen Jr. has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson.
During the nine weeks of training, he studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, and 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.
Allen is the son of Chantee George of Beaufort.
He is a 2012 graduate of Beaufort High School.