Nov. 22, 2018
C&T provides Marine Corps recruits new female dress coats for graduation
Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Clothing and Textiles team members witnessed the fruits of their labor as Marines debuted the new female dress uniform during a recruit graduation ceremony at the Marine Corp Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina Nov. 16.
Nov. 20, 2018
Historic uniform change for female Marines; ‘there will be no doubts that they are U.S. Marines in the dress blue uniform’
MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Marine Corps Systems Command website — A white belt, form-fitted coat and a standing collar are a few features female Marines can expect to see on the new dress blue uniform. Based on a 2014 Marine Corps initiative, Marine Corps Systems Command was tasked to develop a dress blue coat for women that was similar to the male uniform.