More than two years in the making, the Army announced on Veterans Day that it would indeed be adopting a new service uniform in Photos of the final uniform are yet to be released, but it will feature a belted jacket, foldable garrison cover and brown leather shoes in a gender-neutral style with long ties and pants for both men and women. But starting in , the greens will see a soft roll-out, first with recruiters. Then, in June, about soldiers will don the green and beige ensemble for a public event, Col. Recruits will continue to be fitted for and wear their ASUs for the first time at basic training graduation, but after , they will be an optional uniform and new soldiers will graduate in their Army Combat Uniforms.
New in The new Army Greens uniform is scheduled for a grand summer debut
New in 2019: The new Army Greens uniform is scheduled for a grand summer debut
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After more than a year of discussion, the U. Army announced Sunday that it has adopted a version of the World War II pinks and greens uniform as the service's new everyday dress uniform. By , the "Army Greens" will become the "everyday business-wear uniform for all soldiers," according to a Veterans Day Army news release. Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel Dailey unveiled the first prototypes of the two-tone uniform in October at the Association of the United States Army's annual meeting. In November of that same year, Dailey said the final version of the uniform would be a historically accurate representation of the uniform Gen.