U.S. Army Private Dan Minton recently graduated from Advanced Individual Training at Fort Gordon, Ga.
The soldier completed an intensive 20 week program that included training for technical and tactical proficiency in mechanical and electrical principles; preventive maintenance procedures; line installation and wiring techniques; communications securities and procedures; battlefield signal support systems and terminal devices; maintaining radio and data distribution systems; technical assistance for computer systems; technical assistance and training for local area networks (LAN); maintenance for equipment, terminal devices, and power generators; and physical fitness. Minton graduated as an Honor Graduate.
Minton is the son of Steve and Laura-Jean Minton of Plantsville, and is currently stationed in South Korea. He is a 2018 graduate of Southington High School.