Uniform 2019

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Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (women) Occasions for Wear Official winter evening black tie functions, such as formal dances/weddings, theater, opera, receptions, etc. Required for active duty O-4 and above, as well as MCPOCG, MCPO- CGR and gold badge CMCs. Optional otherwise. Head Gear None. Navy Dinner Dress Blue Jacket Dress Coat Buttons Substitute Coast Guard buttons for Navy buttons. White Shirt Soft pleated long sleeve. Shoulder Boards/Collar Insignia None. Tie Black formal dress necktie. Small Medals Centered left lapel, one-third of distance between shoulder and bottom hem of jacket. Miniature Qualification Insignia Center the insignia on the wearer's left lapel approximately ¼" above small medals. Miniature Devices Device is centered on the lapel, ¼" below bottom edge of small medals. Miniature Identification Badges Centered on right lapel, equal to qualification insignia. White Gloves Worn at the prescribing officer's discretion. White Suspenders Optional. Gold Cummerbund Worn with pleats up. Blue Evening Trousers/Slacks Blue formal skirt optional. Black Socks or Hosiery Plain, flesh-colored hosiery with flats or pumps; black or flesh-colored hosiery (including knee-highs) may be worn with oxfords, pumps or flats when wearing trousers. Black Oxford Shoes Option to wear pumps or flats; pumps are mandatory with skirt. Uniform Issue • 2019 � RESERVIST 39

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