Uniforms

Discussion in 'Military-related education topics' started by Kizmet, Aug 26, 2018.

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  1. Kizmet

    Kizmet Moderator Staff Member

  2. decimon

    decimon Well-Known Member

    The new Army dress uniform looks like Civil War costumery to me.
     
  3. Kizmet

    Kizmet Moderator Staff Member

    Mmm. Haven’t seen it. Got a pic?
     
  4. decimon

    decimon Well-Known Member


    From your article, the guy in the middle:

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    I don't see a better example right now but you should see some in the news.
     
  5. SteveFoerster

    SteveFoerster Resident Gadfly

    I still literally think of that color as "Army green". I have no idea why they switched away from it. But I suppose it doesn't concern me.
     
  6. Kizmet

    Kizmet Moderator Staff Member

    Aside from the color change the only real difference I see is in the epaulettes. I'm not sure why this is an improvement but, like Steve, I don't have to wear them so I've got no issue with it either way.
     
  7. decimon

    decimon Well-Known Member

    That picture doesn't capture what I mean. If I see a better picture, I'll post it.

    Or maybe you had to be there. The older Army dress greens were dressy enough but humble, as was the Army in general.
     

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