The smell of sap and evergreen was heavy in the air and soldiers’ families browsed among bound Christmas trees Thursday at Fort Knox.
The trees were offered free along with the annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony.
Spc. Sean Monahan and his 18-month-old son, William, guarded a tree his wife was considering.
Sean Monahan and his wife, Andria, of Fort Knox, said the U.S. Army post is the most family-oriented post they have lived on.