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Shoes, Service (Black/Brown/White) (Females)
Article 3501.58


Black Service Shoe, Female


White Service Shoe, Female


Brown Service Shoe, Female 




Plain or moccasin stitch toed, oxford style black, brown, or white, low quarter, lace shoe, made of smooth leather or synthetic leather.  The heel shall be an outside heel 5/8 inch - 1 inch high, and the sole shall be 3/16 inch - 3/8 inch thick.  Wedge heels are not authorized.

Correct Wear

Keep well shined and in good repair.  Lace shoes from inside out through all eyelets and tie.

a. For shipboard restrictions, refer to article 1101.5.

b. Navy certified brown leather shoes and khaki socks are optional for personnel E-7 and above with khaki uniform.


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