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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Cap, Combination
Article 3501.9


 

 

 Officer Combination Cap

   

Male Chief Cap 

  

 Male Chief Cap

 

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Female Enlisted Cap
 


Description


 

a.  Male and Female Officers/CPOs.  A military style cap with black visor, rigid standing front, flaring circular rim and black cap band worn with detachable khaki or white cap cover, as required.  Fabric match of cap cover and uniform is required.  When wearing an all-weather coat, a clear plastic combination cap rain cover may be worn.  For hat band insignia/ornamentation, see articles 4311 for officers and 4321 for CPOs.

 

b.  Females E6 and below.  A military style cap with black visor, rigid standing front, flaring circular rim and black cap band worn with white cap cover.  When wearing an all-weather coat, a clear plastic combination cap rain cover may be worn.  For hat band insignia/ornamentation, see article 4331 for E6 and below.

 

Correct Wear 
Wear squarely on the head, with bottom edge parallel to and 1-1/2 inch above the eyebrows.


Ownership Markings
On designated nameplate.

 

NoteAs of 31 October 2016, the enlisted white hat is mandatory for wear by all female E1-E6 Sailors with jumper style dress uniforms.

 

 

 

 
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