Boulton completes army chaplain training

Army Pvt. Michael N. Boulton has graduated from the Chaplain Assistant Advanced Individual Training course at the Chaplain School, Fort Jackson, Columbia.

The course emphasized religious support, development of interpersonal skills, and unit ministry support to soldiers and family members. The support training provided services in a battlefield environment and battle fatigue casualty care.

Religious support classes instructed students to prepare altars for protestant, catholic, Jewish and orthodox worship services, and stressed the importance of being knowledgeable of all faith groups represented in the Army.

Boulton is the son of Tuwanna Taylor of South Circle Drive, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Michael Boulton Sr. of Lake Murray Drive, North Augusta.

He is a 2011 graduate of Widefield High School, Colorado Springs, Colo.