Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

 

Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Shorts, Physical Training Uniform (PTU)
Article 3601.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description 

Navy Blue, with 100% nylon shell and 100% polyester (with moisture wicking and odor-resistant) liner.  Elastic and drawstring waistband with two side pockets (one on each side) and one hidden elastic ID card pocket attached to the waistband of the inside liner.  The shorts also contain the word “NAVY” in reflective 1½” capital letters affixed to the front left leg.  Shorts come in various unisex sizes with either a 6” or 8” leg length.

 

Correct Wear 

Shorts will be worn fully on the waist.  The length of the shorts will not extend below the top of the knee.

Additionally, the PTU shorts will be worn in conjunction with the PTU Shirt as outlined in article 3601.3.

 

Ownership Markings

Last name placed on inside of front left leg, one inch from the seam.

 
NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND: 5720 Integrity Drive, Millington TN 38055-0000
 Address Correspondence to: Attn: PERS-### or BUPERS-###
This is an official U.S. Navy Website
Need Career, Pay or Personnel help?  Call MyNavy Career Center: 833-330-MNCC, or 901-874-MNCC (DSN 882-5672), Email MNCC, Live Chat
Comments or Suggestions about this Website?  Email the Webmaster
Last Modified: 1/13/2015 3:20 PM
FOIA | US Navy | U.S. Navy Recruiting | No Fear Act | USA.gov | Privacy Policy | Accessibility / Section 508 | Site Map