- Uniforms and Clothing
- NWU Parka
Parka, Navy Working Uniform
a. Description. The parka is made of waterproof material with barrel sleeves with waterproof underarm ventilating pit zippers. It has a waterproof one-way front zipper concealed by a welt, a permanently attached roll up style stowed hood design. The parka also contains two upper chest pockets with concealed water resistant slide fastener openings, two lower pockets with flaps, concealed hand warmer pockets, adjustable wrist tabs, and a rank/rate insignia tab on the outside. Concealed inside the two lower pockets are adjustable waist draw cord closures with barrel locks and an inside hanger loop. Optional for the parka is a 100% polyester detachable black fleece liner which provides extra comfort and protection during extremely cold conditions. The black fleece liner may be worn as a stand-alone outer-garment in the immediate work area only. Rank insignia must be worn on center chest tab if applicable
b. Insignia. Rank insignia is worn on a front Velcro down loop provided on the front of the parka and black fleece liner.