Land Warfare

USMC and USN gets new flame-resistant uniforms

11th November 2016 - 16:27 GMT | by The Shephard News Team

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The US Marine Corps (USMC) will soon get updated flame-resistant uniforms that make wearers less susceptible to severe burns, it announced on 9 November.

The Enhanced Fire Resistant Combat Ensemble (EFRCE) adds new flame-resistant material to a long-sleeve shirt and trousers. The material enables the uniform to self-extinguish fires, potentially ...

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