Army Pvt. Sean R. Clarke has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. Clarke is the son of Richard Clarke and nephew of Michael Clarke, both of Yarmouth. He is a 2011 graduate of Yarmouth High School.

Navy Seaman Apprentice Andrew P. Brandis, son of Ginny and Paul Brandis of Berwick, recently completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. Brandis is a 2007 graduate of Tri-City Christian Academy, Somersworth, N.H.