Fort Knox plans ceremony to honor 9/11 victims
FORT KNOX, Ky. (AP) – Fort Knox is planning a ceremony to honor victims of the 9/11 attacks in 2001.
The central Kentucky Army post said in a statement that the service is planned for Friday morning in front of headquarters.
The statement says the ceremony will include a speech from Brig. Gen. TJ Edwards Jr., who will recount his experience working at the Pentagon the day of the attacks.
There will also be a tolling of the bell, a wreath-laying, a 21-gun salute and the playing of Taps.
Fort Knox has several lasting tributes to 9/11 including a piece of I-beam from the World Trade Center.