of the Marine Corps Micheal Barrett announced Tuesday via Facebook that the Corps is bringing back rolled sleeves. “I can’t tell you how many times we have been asked the persistent question, ‘Commandant, are we ever going to return to SLEEVES
Stars and Stripes · ByJennifer Hlad · 2/25/2014
Rank-and-file US Marines will be able to show off their forearms once more after the commandant backed down from a deeply unpopular rule that banned troops from rolling up the sleeves of their combat fatigues. The two-year-old regulation has been the ...
The Business Insider · 2/26/2014
Marine protected areas contribute to the improved health ... my staff and the many constituents that rolled up their sleeves and worked with us to see our Government make a high-impact investment in British Columbia's fisheries, water and salmon." · 51 minutes ago
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Marines had rolled the sleeves of their desert camouflage utilities in non-combat areas up until October 2011 when Marine Commandant Gen. James Amos ordered sleeves down year-round. The change will go into effect on March 9 when the Marine Corps …
Kit Up Military · 2/28/2014
It’s signed by Maj. Gen. Mike Regner, the staff director at Marine Corps headquarters. One of the biggest early policy changes of Amos’s tenure as commandant, the decision to eliminate rolled-up sleeves on the Marines’ summer camouflage utility ...
Army Times · 2/26/2014
Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego -- Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. James F. Amos, prepared the Marine Corps to bring back sleeves up, which started March 9. The Marine Corps leaders circuited around the Corps asking non-commissioned … · 3/13/2014
... Corps spouses had a hand in convincing Commandant James Amos to reverse a previous ruling and allow Marines to once again roll up their sleeves. Why all the fuss? As Bonnie Amos, first lady of the Marine Corps put it, "We miss our husbands' guns!"
KPBS · ByBeth Ford Roth · 2/26/2014
Marines, get ready to roll up your sleeves. In a Marine Corps Administrative Message dated Feb. 26, the military branch announced that Marines could once again roll up the sleeves of their Combat Utility Uniforms, the daily work uniform. The decision came ...
NBC San Diego · 2/28/2014
Marine Commandant Gen. James Amos and Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Micheal Barrett took to Facebook Feb. 25 to announce that the Corps was bringing back rolled up sleeves for the first time since October 2011, when Amos …
DC Military · 3/21/2014
“When it’s hot in Louisiana, we should be able to roll up our sleeves,” Perkins said. Spc. Ian Humphrey, a 26-year-old construction surveyor at North Carolina’s Fort Bragg and the son of a Marine scout sniper, recalled the crisp, cuffed sleeves of ...
FOX News · 7/7/2014