The beretadopted Army-wide incontinues to be worn with the Army Service Uniform for non-ceremonial functions. Tabs indicating ranger, special forces, or sapper qualification, if applicable, are worn above the unit patch on the left shoulder. At the outbreak of World War II, the army had to develop new loose-fitting patterns which the men could live in, as well as muster on the parade ground. The ASU includes a midnight blue coat and low waist trousers for male soldiers; and a midnight blue coat, slacks and skirt for female soldiers. Department of the Army. Several colors were reviewed, and finally green shade 44 was designated the basic color for new dress uniforms.
The green service uniform was laid to rest after 61 years of approved wear, the vast majority of that stretch as the service uniform that defined the Army at the time.
Uniforms of the United States Army
I'm not sure if this is what you mean, but here is a pic of my uncle's shirt. Secretary of Defense Identification Badge. Soldiers who have the high waist blue trousers worn with suspenders designed to wear with the blue mess uniform may wear these trousers with the current ASU during this transition period. United States Army portal. Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers. Sign Up with Facebook. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: