Skip navigation links
Boards
Career Info
Officer
Enlisted
Support & Services
Organization
Reference Library
Skip navigation links
Table of Contents
Summary of Changes
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Uniform Components
Awards Order of Precedence
Medals
Navy Awards Precedence Chart
3602.1 

 

Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Overblouse, Khaki, Service (Female)
Article 3602.1

 

 

 

 

 

Currently Photo Not Available

Description
Khaki in color and made of authorized fabric (75/25% poly/wool blend) with short sleeves and an open collar forming a V neck.  The overblouse is a basic uniform component for enlisted females, E-6 and below. Female officers and chief petty officers are authorized to wear the poly/wool overblouse as an optional service khaki uniform component with the 75/25% poly/wool khaki pants or skirt.
 
Correct Wear
(1) The overblouse shall be worn outside the slacks or skirt and shall hang comfortably over the hips and chest.  The length shall be long enough to fall approximately one inch above the bottom of the side pocket opening.  All buttons shall be fastened.
 
(2) Undershirts, 3501.101, collar insignia 4227, warfare insignia 5201.2, identification badges 5101, name tags 5201.4, and ribbons 5305-5312 shall be worn as prescribed in their respective articles.  The Point of Origin is the lower horizontal area of the ribbons and name tag when worn shall be approximately 6¼ inches down from the bottom intersection of the front seam and shoulder seam and centered over the front seam. Nametags shall be placed in the same manner on the right side of the overblouse.  Ribbons shall be placed on the left side of the overblouse.

(3) When worn with the black relax fit (with stand-up knit collar) jacket or V-neck sweater, gently roll/tuck/fold the overblouse up and into the jacket or sweater.  The overblouse should not extend below the bottom of the jacket or sweater.
 
(4) White undershirts are optional for females at shore commands.
 
Ownership Markings
Vertically, beginning 1 inch from the bottom on the inner side of the front fold on which the buttons are sewn.

 

 

NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND: 5720 Integrity Drive, Millington TN 38055-0000 
Comments? Suggestions? Call 866-U-ASK-NPC or Email the Webmaster | Updated:8/29/2011 5:02 PM 


FOIA | US Navy | No Fear Act | USA.gov | Privacy Policy  |  Accessibility / Section 508 | Site Map