USARAK Commander, Brig. Gen. Raymond Palumbo starts the holiday festivities
FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska - Who wants to help me light the tree!
Surrounded by a crowd of enthusiastic children, Brig. Gen. Raymond Palumbo, commander U.S. Army Alaska, asks for help in lighting this year's Fort Wainwright Holiday Tree. Over 1,000 Soldiers and their families arrived at Fort Wainwright's Physical Fitness Center on the evening of Dec. 10, to witness the annual event. Children of all ages were on hand to meet Santa, enjoy free ice skating and other various activities thanks to the efforts of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.