U.S. Air Force Airman Cole C. Bierman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in 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.
Bierman is the son of Jennifer and Jesse Bierman and brother of Wesley Bierman, all of Bowler, Wisconsin. He is a 2016 graduate of Bowler High School.