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Dress No 1A ,1AW ,1B ,1BW , medals, aguillettes, sword knot
Dress No 2, 2W, Medal Ribbons
Dress 3AW Semi-Formal Summer Dress, Dress No 3B, Dress No 3C, Tricon, Side Cap, Windbreaker
Dress 4 Action Working Dress, Variations, Position of Side Cap
Dress No 5 Mess Dress, Tecnical Specs
Dress No 6, Sport Parade, Physical Training, Boat Pulling
Dress No 7, Protective and Specialist Clothing
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Dress No 4 Action Working Dress | Dress No 4 Action Working Dress (Variations)  
Dress No 4 Technical Specs | Position of Side Cap

Dress No 4 Action Working Dress


Uniform Description

  • Baseball cap with cap badge.
  • Blue long-sleeved shirt.
  • Rank insignia on shoulders.
  • Black on blue name-tape on right panel.
  • Qualification badge on left panel.
  • Mustering badge on left panel.
  • Blue AWD long trousers.
  • Black cotton web belt.
  • Black socks.
  • Black shoes.


Blue Cold Weather Jacket

  • Rank insignia on shoulders.

Blue Jersey

  • Rank insignia on shoulders.
  • Name plate on right panel.

Dress No 4 is Worn on the Following Occasions:

  • At sea.
  • At action stations ashore or afloat.
  • Landing parties and sentry duties.
  • Training establishments.
  • Rifle range.
  • Parade ground training.


  • Black non-skid shoes optional at sea.
  • Black boots to be worn at training establishments and on rifle ranges.
  • Gymnasium shoes to be worn on boats, eg. Whalers.