Christopher Edward Custer
Lance Corporal, United States Marine Corps
A Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Marine was found dead August 4, 2005, in Porter Township, Pennsylvania, three days after his car veered from the road and plunged into the Pine Creek River.
The body of Lance Corporal Christopher E. Custer, who was assigned to the 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, was discovered shortly after 10 a.m. by officials from the Pennsylvania State Fish Commission near where Pine Creek River intersects the Susquehanna River.
Custer, a Bel Air, Maryland, native, was pronounced dead by the Lycoming County coroner, according to an August 5, 2005, ress release from Camp Lejeune.
The cause of death has not been determined pending results from an investigation into the accident, the release said.
Police said no other vehicles were involved
in the accident.