U.S. Army Pvt. Charles Waid “Austin” Ledbetter graduated from basic military training at Fort Benning, Ga. He was awarded the Blue Infantry Cord for completing infantry training during AIT. Ledbetter is the son of Jonathan and Rachel Ledbetter of Altoona. He has three siblings – Jordan, Bryant, and Anna Kate – and is a 2019 graduate of West End High School. Pvt. Ledbetter is assigned to 3rd Brigade Combat Team (BCT) 1st Armored Division out of Fort Bliss, Tex.