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Service Equivalent Uniforms Table 6-6-1

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Table 6-6-1
Service Equivalent Uniforms

NAVY

WHEN WORN

MARINE CORPS

ARMY

AIR FORCE

 

COAST GUARD

FORMAL AND DINNER DRESS UNIFORM

 

Formal Dress

 

Official formal evening functions, state
occasions.

 

Evening Dress

Blue Mess/
Evening Dress3
Green Dress 
(Enlisted Only)

Formal Dress

Formal Dress

Dinner Dress
Blue
 Jacket

 

 

 

 

Social functions of general or official nature, private formal dinners, dinner dances, club affairs.

Evening Dress
Blue

Mess3

Mess Dress, Blue

 

Dinner Dress Blue Jacket

Dinner Dress
White
Jacket

 

 

 

Evening Dress
White

Mess3

Mess Dress, Blue

Dinner Dress White Jacket

Dinner Dress Blue

 

Same as Dinner/Mess but less formal occasions requiring more formality than service uniforms but not bow tie.

Dress Blue "A"4

Army Blue4

(Bow Tie)

Service Dress

Dinner Dress Blue

Dinner Dress White

 

Dress Blue "A"4

 

Army White 

(Bow Tie)

Service Dress

Dinner Dress White

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CEREMONIAL UNIFORMS

 

Full Dress
Blue

 

Parades, ceremonies, and reviews when special honors being paid to occasion, official visits of and to United States and foreign officials as prescribed by USN Regulations. 
Dress Blue "A"
or “B” 1/4 
Army Green/
Army Blue4
Service Dress 

Full Dress Blue

Full Dress White

 

 

Dress White “B”1/5 (summer only)
Dress Blue “B”1/4
Dress Blue-White
“A”/”B”1/4

Army White4

Service Dress  

 

Full Dress White

 

 

 

 

 

 

SERVICE DRESS UNIFORMS

 

Service Dress Blue

 

Business and informal social occasions as appropriate to local customs. 

Class "B"

 

 Class "A"

 

Service Dress

Service Dress
Blue “A” or “B”

Service Dress White

 

 

 

Class "B"

 Class "A"

 

Service Dress

Service Dress White

SERVICE UNIFORMS

Service Khaki/ E1-E6 Service Uniform

Worn in for office work, watchstanding, liberty, or business ashore when prescribed as uniform of the day.

Class "C or D"2

 

 Class "B"

Service Uniform

 

Tropical Blue Long

Summer White

 

Class "C or D"2

 Class "B"

Service Uniform

Tropical Blue

 

WORKING UNIFORMS

Navy Working Uniform (NWU)
Standard daily working uniform ashore in environments not requiring special clothing, unless otherwise prescribed.

Marine Corps Combat Utility Uniform (MCCUU) 

Army Combat Uniform (ACU)

Airman Battle Uniform (ABU)/
Operational Camouflage Pattern (OCP)

Operational Dress Uniform (ODU)/

Coast Guard Utility (CGU)/
Coast Guard Utility-Light (CGU-L)

Coveralls, Navy

 

 

 

Dirty work uniform worn only to perform work that would otherwise soil other Navy uniforms while performing the same task.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Sword is prescribed separately when required by Marines.

2 Class "C" or "D" may be prescribed when appropriate.

3 Optional uniforms.

4 Optional uniform for enlisted personnel.

5 Optional uniform for officers

 

 
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