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Uniform Components
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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Neckerchief (E6 and Below)
Article 3501.38





A 36 inch square made of plain black silk, or synthetic fabric.

Correct Wear 

Fold diagonally from corner to corner and roll continuously to end.  Wear the rolled neckerchief with a large square knot, tied at the bottom of the V-neck opening of jumper, with ends of the neckerchief even.  (See Figure 3-5-1).  Cheater knots are not authorized.  Upper edge of the knot should be even with point where the collar opens.

Ownership Markings

Center surname, first and middle initial (if applicable) in white ink across the center before folding.


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