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Formal Dress


Male Officer
Formal and Dinner Dress Uniform
Formal Dress (White Tie)

 Formal Dress

BASIC UNIFORM COMPONENTS

  • Coat, Dinner Dress Blue Jacket
  • Shirt, White, Formal
  • Trousers, Blue, Evening
  • Shoes, Dress, Black
  • Socks, Black
  • Undershirt, White
  • Undershorts
  • Necktie, Bow, White
  • Studs, Mother-of-Pearl
  • Cuff Links, Mother-of-Pearl
  • Waistcoat
  • Gloves, White
  • Miniature Medals

PRESCRIBABLE ITEMS

  • All-Weather Coat, Blue
  • Overcoat, Blue
  • Tailcoat, Formal, Blue

OPTIONAL ITEMS

  • Cap, Combination, White
    (w/outergarment)
  • Boat Cloak
  • Overshoes
  • Scarf (w/outergarment)
  • Suspenders, White
  • Umbrella, Black
  • All-Weather Coat, Optional

Occasions For Wear

Worn to official formal evening functions

when civilians normally wear evening

clothes (White Tie.)  This uniform may
be prescribed for Captains, Flag Officers

and others assigned to duty where

required by protocol, optional for all other

officers.

 

See Footnotes

 

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