Table 2-1.Proper Badge/Uniform Combination
Service Dress Blue
Service Dress White
Winter Working Blue
Blue Working Jacket
White (Eagle Only)
1Service stripes are worn on Dress Blue/Service Dress White uniforms for men and Service Dress
Blue only for women.
2Gold service stripes and gold chevrons, when authorized, are only worn on the Service Dress Blue
Figure 2-4.Proper positioning of rating badges.
Figure 2-5.Proper positioning of collar devices.
With local prescribing authority authorization, petty
officers may wear insignias on command ball caps. The
insignias worn on ball caps consist of an eagle and
chevrons of either silver or bright gold finish. Petty
officers entitled to wear gold rating badges and service
stripes on their service dress blue uniforms wear gold
chevrons vice silver on their cap device. The device is
centered on the front of the ball cap 1 1/4 inches above
the visor. This command ball cap insignia may be worn
by E-4 through E-6 personnel.
REVIEW 4 QUESTIONS
What are the measurements of the rating badge for
The mens size rating badge is worn on the pea
coat whether the pea coat is worn by a man or a
woman. True or False?
Collar devices should be placed where on the
Cap devices for women are worn on what hats?