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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Coat, Service Dress Blue
(Male Officers/CPOs and All Females)
Article 3501.16


 

 
Coat, Male Officer/CPO Service Dress Blue

 

Coat, Male Officer/CPO Service Dress Blue

 

 

Coat, Female Officer/CPO Service Dress Blue

 

Coat, Female Officer/CPO Service Dress Blue 

 

 

Coat, Female Enlisted Service Dress Blue
 

 

Description

 

a. Males.  A double-breasted coat made of authorized navy blue

fabric with three outside pockets, one on each hip and one on left

breast, and three 35-line Navy eagle gilt buttons down each

forefront.  Officer's coat has a sword slit over the left hip. 

Required buttons are described in article 5403.

 

b. Females.  A single-breasted coat made of authorized navy

blue fabric with one welt left breast pocket, and four 35‑line Navy

eagle buttons on the left front.  Buttons are gold for officers/CPOs

and silver for E6 and below.  Officer's coat has a sword slit over the

left hip.  Required buttons are described in article 5403.  The coat

with two breast pocket flaps may be worn as long as serviceable.

 

Correct Wear

Button all buttons.  Coat may be removed in immediate office

space.  Commanders/ commanding officers should specify the areas

within the command where coats are required.  For insignia, see

article 4101 for officers, 4211 for chief petty officers, and 4221

or 4222 for E6 and below.

 

Ownership Markings 

On designated name label.

 

 
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