VFW Post 7539 Honor Guard Uniform
VFW (PIN) OVER VFW (EMBLEM): VFW
Manual of Procedure: "Collar
pins, VFW and unit number, may be placed as follows:
VFW pin(s) on left or on both collar tabs so that the bottom is parallel to the ground one-half of one inch to one inch (1/2"-1") above the tip;
the Unit Number Pin, if used, on the right collar tab so that the bottom is parallel to the ground, one-half inch to one inch (1/2"-1") above the tip."
Remember, VFW pin on same side as VFW shirt emblem!
Shirt edge, belt buckle [tab next to buckle] edge, and pant fly edge are all aligned.
Black ascot for Memorial Day and funerals, otherwise wear gold ascot.
Help for order of medals can be found at http://kepler.pratt.duke.edu/USNRibbons.html (build medal rack)
Order of precedence from viewer same as reading book (most important top left to bottom right).
Additional help at www.history.army.mil/faq/FAQ-AwdPrec.htm ,
www.armyawards.com/awards.shtml (build medal rack), and www.homeofheroes.com/medals/1_precedence.html
Help in sewing on patches: Helen's
Alterations, 423 Maple St. Roselle, IL 630 351-2168
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