Type III Uniform Now Authorized for Wear

Type III Navy Working Uniform
Closeup of the New Type III Navy Working Uniform

041928Z AUG 16

FM CNO WASHINGTON DC//N1//
TO NAVADMIN

NAVADMIN 174/16

SUBJ/UNIFORM POLICY UPDATE//

REF/A/DOC/NAVPERS/1JAN03//
AMPN/NAVPERS 15665I, UNITED STATES NAVY UNIFORM REGULATIONS.//

RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the Chief of Naval Operations approval of
several major uniform policy changes encompassing the Navy Working Uniform
Type I and III (NWU Type I and III), Navy outerwear (All Weather Coat,
Peacoat, Reefer, and the black Cold Weather Parka (CWP)) revised manner of
wear of the NWU Type II and III, new Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman
(SWCC) insignias, delayed introduction of the new male E1 E6 Service Dress
Blue (SDB) uniform, logo change for the Navy Sweat Shirt and Pants, Service
Khaki uniform option for female officers and chief petty officers (CPOs) and
update on the Improved Flame Resistant Variant (IFRV) Coverall initiative. Continue reading “Type III Uniform Now Authorized for Wear”