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Table of Contents
Summary of Changes
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
6101 - Officer Accession Programs
6201 - Ceremonial Uniforms
6301 - U.S. Navy Bands
6401 - 6409 Specific Situations
6501 - Personnel Serving with Marine Corps
6601 - Personnel Serving with Other Services
6701 - Maternity Uniforms
6801 - 6804 Organizational Clothing
6901-6902 Medical Personnel
Service Equivalent Uniforms Table 6-6-1
61001 - 61002 Reserve/Retired Personnel
Chapter 7
Uniform Components
Awards Order of Precedence
Medals
Navy Awards Precedence Chart
Service Equivalent Uniforms Table 6-6-1 

 

 

NAVY

MARINE CORPS

ARMY

AIR FORCE

COAST GUARD

WHEN WORN

 

FORMAL AND DINNER DRESS UNIFORM

 

Formal Dress

 

Evening Dress

 

Blue Mess/

Evening Dress3

Green Dress 

(Enl Only)

 

Formal Dress

 

Formal Dress

 

Official formal even-

ing functions, state

occasions.

 

Dinner Dress Blue

  Jacket

 

Evening Dress Blue

 

Mess3

 

Mess Dress, Blue

 

Dinner Dress

  Blue Jacket

 

Social functions of

general or official nature,

Dinner Dress White

  Jacket

 

Evening Dress White

 

Mess3

 

Mess Dress, Blue

 

Dinner Dress White

  Jacket

 

private formal dinners, dinner dances, club affairs.

 

Dinner Dress Blue

 

Dress Blue "A"4

 

Army Blue4

 (Bow Tie)

 

Service Dress

 

Dinner Dress Blue

 

Same as Dinner/Mess

but less formal

 

Dinner Dress White

 

Dress Blue "A"4

 

Army White4  

 (Bow Tie)

 

 

Dinner Dress White

 

Occasions requiring more formality than service uniforms but not bow tie.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CEREMONIAL UNIFORMS

 

Full Dress Blue

 

Dress Blue "A"

  Or “B” 1/4

 

Army Green/

  Army Blue4

 

Service Dress

Full Dress Blue

 

Parades, ceremonies,

and reviews when

special honors being

Full Dress White

 

Dress White “B”1/5  (summer only)

Army White4

 

 

Full Dress White

 

paid to occasion,

official visits of and

 

Dress Blue “B”1/4

 

 

 

to United States and foreign officials as

 

Dress Blue-White

  “A”/”B”1/4

 

 

 

 

prescribed by USN Regulations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SERVICE UNIFORMS

 

Service Dress Blue

 

Class "B"

 

Class "A"

 

Service Dress

 

Service Dress

Blue “A” or “B”

Business and informal

social occasions as

Service Dress White

 

Class "B"

 

Class "A"

 

Service Dress

 

Service Dress White

 

appropriate to local

customs.

Service Khaki

Class "C or D"2

Class "B"

 

Service Uniform

Tropical Blue Long

 

 

Summer White

Class "C or D"2

Class "B" 

Service Uniform

Tropical Blue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WORKING UNIFORMS

 

NWU Type I

MARPAT 

ACU ABU ODU

Working in a environment where uniforms are likely to be soiled.

 

 

Coverall

 

 

 

 

Working in environment where uniforms are likely to be soiled.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Sword is prescribed separately when required by Marines.

2 Class "C" or "D" may be prescribed when appropriate.

3 Optional uniforms.

4 Optional uniform for enlisted personnel.

5 Optional uniform for officers

 

 

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