General Requirements and Information
Non-Availability of Women's Uniform Items
Navy Uniform Shops and Ships' Stores are available to order "special fit" uniforms for women. In the event that special ordering uniform items is not practical, Navy women are authorized to wear the following male uniform items.
· Outergarments, including overcoat, all-weather coat, peacoat/reefer, jackets and sweaters
· Shoes (service and safety)
· Rating Badges
· Belts and Buckles
· Trousers, Khaki, Service (male) with khaki overblouse only (female officer and CPOs)
The wear of these items is optional and they may continue to be worn as long as serviceable.