Camp Courtney Marine found dead in barracks
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Andrew G. Meisel, 19, of Howell, Mich., was found dead Monday in his barracks room on Camp Courtney, Marine Corps officials reported Thursday.
According to a Marine Corps Bases Japan news release, Meisel’s death is under investigation, but no further details about how he died were available Thursday night.
The release did say Meisel was an intelligence analyst assigned to the G-2 office of III Marine Expeditionary Force.
A Marine since June 2008, he began his tour on Okinawa in March.