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FOOTNOTES FOR CHAPTER THREE

  1. Black gloves may be worn with peacoats/reefers, overcoats, all-weather coats, windbreakers, black jackets, Navy Working Uniform (NWU) Parka and Black Fleece Liner in inclement weather, if no other gloves are authorized with the uniform over which the outergarment is worn.
  2. For male and females, socks color shall match service shoes, except khaki socks shall be worn with brown shoes.  For females, when wearing slacks with dress or formal shoes (pumps or flat), hosiery is required.  When wearing slacks with service shoes (oxford), socks are required.  When wearing skirts, hosiery is required instead of socks and a slip if the skirt worn is unlined.
  3. Navy black relax fit jacket (55/45% poly/wool with stand-up knit collar and knit cuffs/bottom) is authorized for wear in lieu of the Service Dress Blue coat.  The black V-Neck sweater is an optional item which may be worn with this combination.  The black relax fit jacket is authorized for daily wear to and from work, in public places and for attending working level meetings/briefings, but is not authorized for ceremonies, high level meetings/briefings, or when conducting business on Capitol Hill.  The navy blue garrison cap may be worn optionally when the Navy black relax fit jacket and/or black V-neck sweater is worn in lieu of the Service Dress Blue coat.
  4. Navy black V-Neck sweater is authorized for wear in lieu of the Service Dress Blue coat.  The sweater is authorized for daily wear to and from work, in public places and for attending working level meetings/briefings, but is not authorized for ceremonies, high level meetings/briefings, or when conducting business on Capitol Hill.  The only outergarments authorized when wearing the sweater are those outergarments authorized with the basic uniform.  The navy blue garrison cap may be worn optionally when the black V-neck sweater is worn in lieu of the Service Dress Blue coat.
  5. Must be uniform throughout the command.
  6. Cuff links and studs are worn on women's new pleated style formal white shirt.
  7. Navy and Command Ball Caps are authorized for wear with the following uniforms only: Physical Training Uniform, Coveralls, and Flight Suit.  Ball Caps are not authorized for wear with the Navy Working Uniform (NWU) with the following exceptions:

(1) When underway onboard U.S. Navy vessels, Ball Caps may be authorized for wear with The NWU only by bridge watch teams and Command Training Teams at the discretion of the Commanding Officer.

(2) Ashore, Ball Caps may be worn with the NWU by Command Training Teams during field exercises held in restricted areas to provide visual identification of supervisors, controllers and safety observers.  This policy modification is allowed during the prescribed window of training/evolution.  Wearing of Ball Caps is not authorized during the transit to and from exercise\events, or in the vicinity of the Command area.

 

 

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