Craig Luther’s, “Our Soldiers’ Stories,” is now available for purchase! Would make a marvelous Christmas gift for any veteran or history lover.

The book is large format (7″ by 10″) with 25 stories of local Tehachapi/Kern County veterans over three generations (from WWII to Iraq). Also has 85 great photographs, most provided by the veterans themselves or their families.

ALL PROCEEDS GO TO ONE OF THE FOLLOWING FOUR VETERANS’ ORGANIZATIONS FROM WHICH YOU CAN PURCHASE THE BOOK DIRECTLY:

1) Portrait of a Warrior Gallery Kern County

1925 Eye St., Bakersfield

Open: Tues., Wed., Thrs., Sat., 11 a.m. to 3. p.m.

Contact: Ed Gaede (661) 343-7658

2) The Jason E. George VFW Post 12114 (Tehachapi)

Contact: Quarter Master Alex Athans (661) 979-4250

3) The Bear Valley Springs Veterans Association

Contact: Cdr Martin Hernandez (805) 390-2077

4) The Four Seasons Blue Star Mothers

(Books can be picked up from VFW Post 5948 at 221 W. Tehachapi Blvd., next to Kohnen’s Bakery. Phone No. is 822-7500.)

Please consider adding this book to your Christmas gift list and help our local veterans!