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  2LT Luke W. Loftus    In memory of our fallen brother

"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother"



George Company
35th Infantry Regiment
Nogales


"Not For Fame or Reward
Not For Place or For Rank
But In Simple Obedience To
Duty as They Understood It"





The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, 2LT Luke W. Loftus, who died in the service of his country on August 27th, 1918 in Nogales, AZ. The cause of death was listed as KIA.

The decorations earned by 2LT Luke W. Loftus include: the Purple Heart, the Mexican Service Medal.


The following link contains information about the battle in which 2LT Loftus lost his life:

http://www.geocities.com/walk35th/history/nogales.htm