Midshipmen Uniform Regulations
3101. Coat Collar Anchor Insignia
Lapel Anchors.A plain gold anchor 17/16 inch long, the stock 3/4 inch wide, and the flukes 1-1/17 inches wide. The stock inclines at an angle of 8 degrees from the horizontal (right and left). Pin it on each collar tip of the coat so the anchor’s crown is 1/2 inch above the notch of the lapel and the center line of the shank is parallel to and approximately 3/4 inch from the collar’s outer edge. The lower end of the stock is outboard and the stock is approximately horizontal.
Full Dress Anchors.A plain anchor 17/16 inch long, the stock 3/4 inch wide, and the flukes 1-1/17 inches wide. The stock inclines at an angel of 8 degrees from the horizontal (right to left). Screw it on in a horizontal position, crown to the front 1 inch from the inside edge of the gold piping on the collar. The lower arm of the anchor stock shall be worn down.