Hometown News: Xavier Carroll
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.
He is the son of Willie Carroll of County Road 40 W., and brother of Carvietta Carroll of Highway 82, both of Prattville.
Carroll is a 2006 graduate of Autaugaville High School.