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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Jacket, Black, Khaki Windbreaker
Article 3501.30



 Black Jacket








a. Black (All).  A black jacket, 55/45% poly/wool with a stand-up knit collar and knit cuffs and bottom.   Jacket is single-breasted with a zipper front closer, two inverted slant pockets, and shoulder epaulets.


b. Khaki Wind­breaker (Officers/ CPOs).  A single-breasted, short style jacket, made of water repellent poly/cotton poplin cloth.  It has a plain collar, two pockets located on side fronts, a zipper and a collar button closure.

Correct Wear

Close zipper at least 3/4 of the way.  Button collar button back when not in use.  May be worn with liner.  For insignia, officers see article 4103, CPOs see article 4213 and E6 and below see article 4227.  Patches and name tags are not authorized for wear on jackets.

Ownership Markings

Inside of the hem at the right on the center line on the back.



Effective 1 October 2016, the khaki windbreaker will no longer be authorized for wear with Navy uniforms.



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