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Austin Mastela will after further education be assigned to a ship and be part of the Naval Supply Corps. Photos submitted
Homer Glen native Austin Mastela was among graduates celebrating this past November at Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island.
Homer Glen native Austin Mastela graduated in November from the U.S. Navy’s Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island, and returned home for a visit over the holidays. He now heads back for further schooling before receiving a ship assignment.
Graduates including Austin Mastela taking a photo together at Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island.
Bella Zarlengo, Editorial Intern
6:37 pm CST January 14, 2019
Austin Mastela comes from a military family. His father, grandfather and great uncle all spent time serving their country in the United States Navy.