Air Force Airman Patrick R. Rhoads graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Rhoads 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Rhoads is the son of Tamara S. Cochran of Overland Park, Kan. and Brendan G. and step-son of Elizabeth Rhoads of Milford, Ohio and nephew of Mary Kay Carroll of Milford, Ohio.
He is a 2013 graduate of Milford High School, Milford, Ohio.