Figure 9-8.USNA midshipmen class/rank stripes and shoulder marks.
service dress blue uniform. Midshipmen wear class
insignia (fig. 9-8, view A) as follows:
First class wear one horizontal gold stripe
around each sleeve.
Second class wear two diagonal gold stripes
on the left sleeve only. The stripes extend
between the elbow and cuff with the higher
end along the rear seam and the lower end
along the front.
Third class wear one diagonal gold stripe on
the left sleeve.
Fourth class wear no sleeve stripes.
Midshipmen wear gold fouled anchors, an eagle,
and bar insignia on collar tips of blue drill shirts,
khaki shirts, and green utilities as follows:
Midshipmen first class of other than officer
rank wear the eagle insignia on both collars.
Midshipmen second class wear the anchor
insignia on both collars.
Midshipmen third class wear the anchor
insignia on the right collar only.