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Navy Seaman Daniel A. Mahlstedt, son of Sandra and Steven A. Mahlstedt, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

During the eight-week program, Mahlstedt completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

Mahlstedt is a 2008 graduate of Trumbull High School.