Military Scene

BARRETT – Specialist Shane Barrett, of Jamestown, reenlisted to continue service with the 222nd Military Police Company, New York Army National Guard.

BIRD – Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Gage J. Bird, the son of Michael C. and Lori M. Bird of Jamestown, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. A 2012 graduate of Frewsburg Central High School, he earned an associate degree in 2014 from Jamestown Community College.

CARPENTER – Vernal Carpenter, of Westfield, serving with Headquarters and Service Company, 642nd Support Battalion, New York Army National Guard, was promoted to the rank of staff sergeant.

GATTA – Air Force Airman 1st Class Rocco D. Gatta, the son of Beverly A. Gatta of Youngsville, Pa., graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2013 graduate of Youngsville High School.

HANNAH – Air Force Airman Jonathan M. Hannah, the son of Robert A. Hannah of Fredonia, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2013 graduate of Fredonia High School.

HOHMANN – Jamie Hohmann, of Randolph, serving with the 105th Military Police Company, New York Army National Guard, was promoted to the rank of private first class.

LEHNERD – Air Force Lt. Col. Joseph P. Lehnerd retired from the U.S. Air force after 31 years of service. He last served as assistant to the vice commander with Air Force District of Washington, Joint Base Andrews, Md. He is the son of Teresa T. Lehnerd of Jamestown.

LEWIS – Elizabeth Lewis, of Jamestown, serving with the 152nd Engineer Support Company, New York Army National Guard, was promoted to the rank of private.

LEWIS – Army Pvt. Kyle A. Lewis, a 2008 graduate of Jamestown High School, graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

OLDRO – Chad Oldro, of Randolph, serving with Company C (Signal), 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, New York Army National Guard, was promoted to the rank of private first class.

ORTEL – Matthew Ortel, of Randolph, serving with Company D, 2-126nd Aviation, New York Army National Guard, was promoted to the rank of private.

POTTER – Sgt. Matthew Potter, of Jamestown, reenlisted to continue service with Company D, 1-169th General Support Aviation Battalion New York Army National Guard.

WALTERS – Jessie Walters, of Randolph, serving with Company D, 1-169th General Support Aviation Battalion, was promoted to the rank of private first class.