In Service

Benoit deployed to South Korea

FORT BENNING, Ga. – PV2 Nicholas William Benoit, son of Rick and Lisa Benoit of Escanaba, was recently deployed for assignment in South Korea.

Benoit enlisted in the Army in April 2013, and after completing basic training at Fort Benning, Ga., he was transferred to Fort Gordon, Ga., where he underwent a 23-week Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course at the Army’s Signal Center of Excellence. He completed the course in November.

After spending the Thanksgiving holiday with his family in Escanaba, Benoit left for South Korea in December.

The serviceman is a 2003 graduate of Escanaba High School.