NCBC Employee dies of COVID-19
NAVAL CONSTRUCTION BATTALION CENTER, Gulfport, MISS. – Mississippi Public Health Authorities have made the Naval Construction Battalion Center aware that one of our Navy civilian employee has passed away due to COVID-19 complications.
The employee self-identified as a high-risk person and self-isolated away from the workplace 23 March. Unfortunately, it is believed that the employee contracted the illness due to community spread, but not from the workplace.
The name and specific job title for our departed employee is being withheld for 24 hours after next of kin notification.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the employee and their family during this time.