Steffich finishes basic training

Army Spec. Vincent A. Steffich has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

Steffich is the son of Charles Steffich of St. Charles Drive, Clarksburg and Ida Hughes of Jane Lew. He is a 2008 graduate of Robert C. Byrd High School in Clarksburg.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2012 from West Virginia University in