NAVADMIN 299/10 – NWU Update

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NAVADMIN 299/10

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SUBJ/NAVY UNIFORM UPDATE – NAVY WORKING UNIFORM (NWU)//

REF/A/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/270135Z AUG 10//
REF/B/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/021922Z DEC 08//
REF/C/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/262243Z JUN 09//
REF/D/DOC/NAVPERS 15665I/01JAN03//

NARR/REF A IS NAVADMIN 287/10, NAVY UNIFORM UPDATE. REF B IS 343/08, UNIFORM UPDATE. REF C IS NAVADMIN 188/09, NAVY UNIFORM UPDATE. REF D IS US NAVY UNIFORM REGULATIONS.

RMKS/1. THIS NAVADMIN CANCELS REF A, AND PROVIDES CLARIFYING GUIDANCE ON THE MANDATORY WEAR DATES OF THE NAVY WORKING UNIFORM (NWU), AS ANNOUNCED IN REF B. THE NWU FACILITATES NAVY LEADERSHIP’S INTENT TO STANDARDIZE THE PROFESSIONAL APPEARANCE OF SAILORS WHEN WEARING A
WORKING UNIFORM ASHORE. FLEET-WIDE AVAILABILITY OF THE NWU HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY ACHIEVED SIX MONTHS IN ADVANCE OF THE ORIGINALLY ESTABLISHED MANDATORY WEAR DATE, AND THE NWU WILL NOW BE WORN AS THE WORKING UNIFORM ASHORE BY31 DECEMBER 2010. Continue reading “NAVADMIN 299/10 – NWU Update”

NAVADMIN 10-287 – NWU Seabag Inspection due by 31 December 2010

NAVAMIN 10-287 mandates a full NWU Seabag inspection by 31 December 2010. The NWU seabag includes:
A. FOUR NWU BLOUSES AND TROUSERS
B. ONE PAIR OF NWU BOOTS
C. TWO-EIGHT POINT UTILITY CAPS
D. FIVE 100% BLUE COTTON T-SHIRTS
E. FIVE PAIRS OF BOOT SOCKS
F. ONE MOCK TURTLE NECK SWEATER
G. ONE FLEECE LINER
H. ONE GORTEX PARKA

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