SGT Martin A. Lugo

SGT Martin A. Lugo 1


Hometown / City: Tucson, AZ
Date of Death: Thursday, August 19, 2010
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: SGT
Unit: 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment
Post / Base: Hunter Army Air Field, GA

Birth: Apr. 22, 1986
Death: Aug. 19, 2010, Afghanistan

Sgt. Martin A. Lugo, 24, of Tucson, Ariz., died Aug. 19 in Puli Alam, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Air Field, Ga. Lugo was on his sixth combat deployment. He previously deployed three times to Afghanistan and twice to Iraq. Sgt. Lugo was a phenomenal warrior who was universally respected by every member of this command. He died while protecting our nation from her enemies and we will not forget his sacrifice. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Lugo family. He is survived by his father, Martin Lugo; his mother Maria Marin; and, his sister Leslie Lugo, all of Tucson, Ariz.

Holy Hope Cemetery & Mausoleum
Pima County
Arizona, USA

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