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Uniform 2019

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Women's Combination Cap For wear with all uniforms (except ODU). Consists of a stiffened oval crown with detachable plain white cover (smooth, wrinkle free, cloth or vinyl), a 1¼" wide blue cap band with mount for insignia and a blue brim. e brim is rolled at the sides and flat in the front and back. Two blue streamers are attached to the band at the back. Officers wear a metal or embroidered eagle, chiefs wear the enlarged version of the collar insignia, enlisted wear the Coast Guard medallion. For officers, chinstraps are ½" wide, faced with gold lace. Clear, plastic, rain covers are optional. For flag officers, the band is covered in two rows of gold acorns and oak leaves along the entire width. For captains and commanders, the band has one row. HEADGEAR Men's Combination Cap For wear with all uniforms (except ODU). Military cap with a black visor, rigid standing front, flaring circular rim, a detachable plain white cover (smooth, wrinkle free, cloth or vinyl), and a blue cap band and mount for attaching the large cap insignia. Officers wear a metal or embroidered eagle, chiefs wear the enlarged version of the collar insignia, enlisted wear the Coast Guard medallion. Chinstraps are ½" wide, laced with gold lace (officers) or black patent leather (enlisted) with the chinstrap grommet positioned to the wearer's left. Clear, plastic, rain covers are optional. For flag officers, the visor is covered in two rows of gold acorns and oak leaves along the entire width of the visor. For captains and commanders, the visor has one row. Garrison Cap For wear with SDB, Tropical Blue Long, and Winter Dress Blue. A fore-and-aft style cap made of Coast Guard blue serge fabric. When not worn, cover is folded and tucked under the belt on the right side of the body with the Coast Guard insignia facing outward. e center of the insignia is placed 1½" from the bottom of the cap, and 2" from the front crease. Enlisted (E4-E9) wear only one insignia denoting their rank, positioned on the right side of the cap. Personnel E-3 and below the garrison cap insignia shall consist of the miniature version of the silver and gold Coast Guard medallion. Officers wear two insignia, the left insignia on the garrison cap shall consist of the miniature version of the eagle worn on the combination cap and the right insignia shall be of the same design as the collar insignia. Uniform Issue • 2019 � RESERVIST 41 Uniform Accessories

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