Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Military Medical Personnel, Canada, South Korea, Mongolia

Great photo showing different camouflaged uniforms. Photo of army medical personnel from Canada, South Korea and Mongolia (see flag patches). The guy second in with AMC (Army Medical Corps) on shoulder flash is from India.

Source: Wikipedia.

Sunday, 13 July 2014

Carabinieri: Italian military police

The Carabinieri are a military police corps. Much like the gendarmes in France, they can also police civil matters.

Nice article here:
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28254297

An everyday as well as more formal uniforms. Lots of lanyards…!





Picture refs:
1, 2.

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

The Life Guards

A long video but good close-ups of officer and other ranks parade uniforms of the Life Guards.




Friday, 6 June 2014

US army hair style guidelines

Army Regulation 670-1
(link to PDF) Also covers insignia.

"The US Army's new restrictions on which hairstyles are acceptable for African-American women have angered everyone from soldiers to members of Congress."

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-27626509