Marine Corps Pfc. Nicholas E. Vasey, son of Kerry J. Vasey, of Shadyside, Ohio, recently graduated from the Marine Corps Basic Combat Engineer Course at Marine Corps Engineer School, Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, N. C.
During the five-week course, Vasey received instruction in the fundamentals of engineering support for combat units, including the procedures for building and repairing bridges, roads and field fortifications. Vasey also received training on demolition concepts, land mine warfare and camouflage techniques.
Vasey is a 2010 graduate of Shadyside High School of Shadyside, Ohio and joined the Marine Corps in June 2010.