Training Death at MCRD Parris Island
19 Apr 2023

On Tuesday April 18th, Private First Class Noah Evans passed away while conducting a physical fitness test aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island. The cause of death is currently under investigation.

Pfc. Evans was a recruit assigned to Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment.

Releasable information related to Pfc. Evans in accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974 is as follows:

  • Home of Record - Decatur, GA

  • Education/schools - 12th Grade/ Home School Diploma

  • Awards/decorations – N/A

  • Marital status/dependents - Single

  • Age – 21 years old

For more information, please contact the Communication Strategy and Operations Office at

Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island