Black Fleece Liner
The 100% polyester, detachable Black Fleece Liner (see Figure 3603.11–1) provides extra comfort and protection when worn with parka during extremely cold conditions.
b. Correct Wear
The Black Fleece Liner is authorized to be worn as an optional standalone outer garment with the NWU Type III. When wearing as an optional outer garment, the fleece will be worn over the NWU shirt/blouse, zippered at least 3/4 of the way and will include a sewn-on rank tab. E4 through O10 personnel will wear either the NWU Type III-matching pattern rank insignia or alternate Cold Weather Parka (CWP) rank insignia optionally over the rank tab. The optional CWP black slip-on rank insignia is only authorized for optional wear during non-tactical operations and non-tactical training environments. When worn as an outer garment, the NWU shirt/blouse will not extend below the bottom of the fleece. As a liner, the fleece will be worn zippered into the Parka to provide extra comfort and protection during inclement weather conditions.
c. Ownership Markings
Last name, first initial and middle initial (if applicable), on label provided inside the Fleece Liner.