U.S. Air Force Airman Douglas R. Ryan graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Ryan is the son of William and Marlene Ryan and the brother of Christopher Ryan of South River. He is a 2015 graduate of South River High School.