NWUs

NWU – Navy Working Uniform

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Cover. The NSCC Mini Left Side Flash will be worn by Officers, Midshipmen, Instructors and NSCC Cadets. The NLCC Mini Flash will be worn by NLCC Cadets. Please note that rank insignia is NOT worn on the NWU eight point cover.

covers

 

The NSCC/NLCC Flash with an eagle facing to the left (inward) will be sewn on the right breast pocket.

Name tape will have the sides folded under, to match the width of the pocket and sewn directly over the right breast pocket.

USNSCC/USLSCC Tape will have the sides folded under, to match the width of the pocket and sewn directly over the left breast pocket.

See the picture below.

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5) Breast Insignia (If applicable). Strips will be placed directly over the “USNSCC” strip on the left breast pocket and shall match color and fabric as uniform component and shall be the length of the width of the pocket. Authorized breast devices are NSCC Silver and Gold Wings, EOD, SEAL, SWCC or authorized USN warfare device. Unit or Regional Director’s Command Badge(s) are worn in the primary position, over name strip, or secondary position, on left breast pocket flap, as appropriate. Breast Devices will be embroidered in silver and/or gold on blue digital pattern as required. No more than two devices may be worn.

breast insignia

 

6) Rank Insignia. Collar devices (blue coverall tab device) will be worn on both collar points, by Officers, Midshipmen, Instructors, Chief Petty Officers and NSCC/NLCC Petty Officers only.

a) Officers and Instructors

officer collar device

 

b) Chief Petty Officers and NSCC/NLCC Petty Officers

Enlisted Collar Device

 

c. Trousers.

1) Name Strip. The appropriate name strip will be worn centered (with the sides of the tape folded under to match the width of the pocket) over the right rear pocket. Gold for Officers, Midshipmen, Instructors, and Chief Petty Officers. Silver for NSCC Cadets PO1 and below, and NLCC Cadets SLPO and below.

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Trouser legs will be bloused to boot tops with blousing bands (not tucked), to present a neat appearance.

Video on how to use the blousing bands

 

2) Belt. Officers, Midshipmen, Instructors, and Chief Petty Officers, will wear a khaki web belt with gold tip and buckle. NSCC Cadets PO1 and below and NLCC cadets SLPO and below will wear a black belt with silver tip and buckle.

Belts

d. Footwear.

NWU will be worn with a smooth leather black boot with 8 inch or 9 inch upper. Trouser legs will be bloused to boot tops with blousing bands (not tucked), to present a neat appearance.

boots

Video on how to use the blousing bands

How to Roll sleeves on NWU

 

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