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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Handbags, Black, White Dress (Females)
Article 3501.26


White Dress Handbag 


Black Dress Handbag




A small clutch type black or white handbag.  A collapsible inside handle is optional.

Correct Wear    

Officers/CPOs are required to carry the dress handbag with dinner and formal dress uniforms.  Enlisted women E6 and below may carry the dress handbag optionally with dinner dress uniforms.  May be carried with service uniforms.


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