Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, July 26, 2002
Gourley graduates from Marine training
Justin J. GOURLEY was one of 257 Marine Corps officers who graduated TBS (The Basic School) in Quantico, VA on Monday,
The Basic School is a six-month officer training course held only for Marine Corps officers. Second Lieutenant
GOURLEY is the son of David and Jolene GOURLEY of Mount Ayr.
A 1998 graduate of MACHS, he received a bachelor's degree in
sociology with a minor in criminology from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls.
Since his graduation from
college in 2002, 2nd Lt. GOURLEY worked in the Des Moines area and attended Officer Candidate School for the Marine Corps
in the fall of 2006.
He is now attending a six-month Communications Information Systems Officer Course. Upon gradution
2nd Lieutenant GOURLEY will be stationed in Camp Pendleton, CA near San Diego as part of the First Marine Division.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, September of 2012
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