Navy Seaman Recruit Zachary McBee recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, McBee 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. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations," which gives recruits the skills and confidence they need to succeed in the fleet.
McBee is a 2005 graduate of Rio Linda High School. He is the son of Scott A. McBee of Lodi and Paula N. McBee of Rio Linda.