Equipment

Uniforms

Types of Dress

The combat uniform is the US pattern camouflage and it is worn by both male and female.

The 58 pattern British webbing equipment adds accessory webbing and a helmet to the ensemble. Other headdress such as jungle hats and berets may be interchanged depending on the situation. The US pattern jungle boots are worn as part of the combat uniform.

Overalls are worn by technicians, pilots and V150 armoured car crewmen. Pilots similar to soldiers of the V150 cars wear a special helmet which is equipped with microphones and earphones to allow crewmen to communicate over the roar of the engines.>

The Jamaican soldier is better equipped than ever before, with a range of well designed personal equipment designed to make him more efficient in a wide variety of conditions.

The following pictures depict some of the uniforms worn in the JDF:

No. 1 Dress

Ceremonial Dress worn by Officers (male and female)

 
No. 1 Dress

Ceremonial Dress worn by an Officer (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 1 Dress

Ceremonial Dress worn a Senior Rating (JDF Coast Guard)

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No. 1 Dress

Ceremonial Uniform worn by a Junior Rating (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 1 Dress

Ceremonial Uniform worn by Other Ranks (male and female)

 
No. 2 Dress

Parade Dress worn by an Officer (Regular)

 
No. 2 Dress

Parade Dress worn by a Senior Non-Commissioned Officer

 
No. 3 Dress

Working Dress worn by Officers (male and female)

 
No. 3 Dress

Working Dress worn by an Officer (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 3 Dress

Working Dress worn by a Rating (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 3 Dress

Working Dress worn by Other Ranks (male and female)

 
No. 4 Dress

Operational and Training Dress worn by an Officer (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 4 Dress

Operational and Training Dress worn by Other Ranks

 
No. 5 Dress

Mess Kit worn by Officers (male and female)

 
No. 5 Dress

Mess Kit worn by Officer (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 5 Dress

Mess Kit worn by Senior Non-Commissioned Officer (JDF Coast Guard)

 
No. 5 Dress

Mess Kit worn by Senior Non-Commisioned Officers

 
No. 6 Dress

Service Dress worn by Officers (male and female)

 
No. 6 Dress

Service Dress worn by an Officer (JDF Coast Guard)