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Rank Insignia Placement


Soldiers will wear subdued pin-on rank insignia centered on both collars of all BDU uniforms and field jackets. The center line of the insignia will be 1 inch from the collar point and will bisect the points of the collar.

The Army green shirt may be worn with or without the Army green coat. Specialists 4 and below must always wear their rank insignia on the collars of the green shirt (Figure below). Corporals and above must wear shoulder board rank insignia.