Cummerbunds

Found in Section 27.11 Page 162

Applies to Gender Both

a. Cummerbund, black, female and male.

(1) Type. The cummerbund is an optional purchase item.

(2) Description. The cummerbund is black, made of a commercial design, in silk or satin material, with four or five

pleats running the entire length of the cummerbund.

(3) How worn. The cummerbund is worn with the pleats facing down. Females wear the black cummerbund with

the black, blue, and white mess and evening mess uniforms; males wear it with the white and blue mess uniforms. The male bow tie and cummerbund must be made of the same material.

b. Cummerbund, white, female.

(1) Type. The cummerbund is an optional purchase item.

(2) Description. The cummerbund is white, made of a commercial design, in silk or satin material, with four or five

pleats running the entire length of the cummerbund.

(3) How worn. The white cummerbund is worn with the pleats facing down. Females wear the white cummerbund

with the all-white mess uniform.