Uniform 2019

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Navy Working Uniform Type III Occasions for Wear Subject to the uniform policies of the local operational commander, NWU Type III uniform is authorized for: Deployable Specialized Forces (DSF) and support personnel deployed OCONUS in support of geographic combatant commander operations; Coast Guard personnel actively engaged in port security unit ADT/IDT, PSU basic skills courses or equivalent activities; personnel assigned to PATFORSWA and Redeployment Assistance and Inspection Detachment (RAID) Team; and Headquarters/ Area staffs visiting deployed units OCONUS. See COMDTINST 1020.6J. Head Gear Eight-point USMC-style cap with embroidered rank insignia; sun hat (without insignia); watch cap. Blouse Normal wear is outside the waistband of the NWU Type III trousers. (When directed, the shirt can be worn tucked inside trousers.) Sleeves rolled up (accordion style, with only the cuff showing) or down. Brown Cotton or Tan Moisture-Wicking Undershirt Center Chest Insignia Rank Tab Name Tape Cloth name tape sewn above right pocket. Service Tape Cloth "U. S. Coast Guard" tape sewn above left pocket. Patches Unit patches are not authorized. When authorized, a U.S. flag shall be worn on the right shoulder pocket flap and Coast Guard ensign shall be worn on the left shoulder pocket flap. Both patches will be two-tone, matching the colors of the NWU Type II and III uniforms and affixed with hook and pile. Qualification Insignia A maximum of two permanent warfare qualification insignia (or temporary as allowed by Coast Guard policy) is authorized. e primary breast insignia will be worn centered above and flush with the "U. S. Coast Guard" identification marking on the shirt. Miniature Devices Embroidered device is authorized for incumbent COs and OinCs, centered ¼" above the name tape. Identification Badge Authorized for incumbent only. Brown Nylon Belt with Subdued Buckle NWU Trousers Normal wear is fastened fully on the waist with belt buckle centered over the trouser fastener. e trouser legs shall be bloused with blousing straps so the blouse covers the top three rows of the boot eyelets. Black Socks Desert Tan Boots 22 RESERVIST � Uniform Issue • 2019

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