Beaufort, SC 29902, USA



Welcome   The mission of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot is two-fold. First, it trains male recruits who have enlisted from the Eastern Recruiting Region, an area east of the Mississippi River. It also trains all female recruits from across the nation. Secondly, Parris Island is the headquarters of

Information to Assist You

Parris Island All personnel reporting to Parris Island for duty during normal working hours, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., will report in uniform to the Installation Personnel Administration Center (IPAC), Building 923. After working hours, on weekends and holidays, report to the Headquarters and service battalion officer


If you desire privatized base housing you must complete an application with the Military Housing Office. Your Application for Military Housing, DD Form 1746, should be completed prior to leaving your present duty station. Once completed, forward the application, a Dependency Application NAVMC 10922/DD Form 1751, a copy of your

Services and Facilities

The chaplains of Tri-Command welcome you to Beaufort and Parris Island. You are extended an invitation to participate in the religious services and activities provided for you and your family. In addition to Protestant and Catholic services, other denominational services are provided when possible. Our schedule for Sunday worship service


For thousands of years Parris Island was home to American Indians. In the 1520s the island was explored by Spanish seafarers. From 1562 to 1563, the French colony known as Charlesfort was located on Parris Island. The French were followed in 1566 by the Spanish who built the fortified

Our Neighbors

Welcome   Beaufort is a city of traditional gracious beauty and character. Striking pre-Revolutionary and Civil War mansions are found in the city and placid and productive marshes teeming with life and broad rivers roll down to the great sounds. It is a city of antiquity and pride, where

Hurricane Advisory

MCRD/MCAS ............ (800) 343-0639   NHB ........................ (888) 321-0742   Beaufort County (800) 963-5023, opt. 7
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