Note: Naval Uniform

By Edmond P Kay, published September 1912


Kay reproduces the January 11, 1783 Admiralty orders for the change of Full Dress and Undress uniforms for a number of flag officers in the fleet. For the Full Dress uniform the manner of distinguishing rank was amended with rows of embroidery on the cuff to match that of Army Generals.

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Filed under: American Revolution | Other (location)
Subjects include: Administration | Navies

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