Troop 708 - Columbia, Missouri

Leadership - Unity - Service

Uniforms

The Uniform Motto for Troop 708 is "Dress Like a Scout, Act Like a Scout." We have three levels of uniform:

Class A Formal Uniform: To be worn at all Scoutmaster Conferences, Boards of Review, Courts of Honor, and other formal occasions as directed by the Scoutmaster.

The Class A Formal consists of:

  • BSA Class A shirt (tucked in)
  • Scout green (olive green) pants/shorts (no blue jeans)
  • BSA Scout socks
  • BSA Scout belt and buckle
  • Scarf and slide
  • Merit badge sash (must have 6 badges or more)
  • OA Sash (if applicable)
  • Class A Uniform: To be worn on each Troop function, i.e., meetings, travel to and from campouts or activities, Scout ceremonies and other functions as directed by the Scoutmaster.

    The Class A Uniform consists of:

  • BSA Class A shirt (tucked in)
  • Scout green (olive green) pants/shorts (no blue jeans)
  • BSA Scout socks
  • BSA Scout belt and buckle
  • Class B Uniform: To be worn as directed by the Scoutmaster.

    The Class B Uniform consists of:

  • BSA shirt (tucked in)
  • Pants/shorts (olive green, except at summer camp)
  • Applies to all Uniforms:

  • Participation in Troop meeting activities requires proper uniform.
  • Camouflage cannot be worn with Class A Formal Uniform or Class A Uniform.
  • Appropriate attire must be worn at all times.
  • Clothing depicting or promoting the use of alcohol, drugs, tobacco, or activities contrary to the Scout Law, the Scout Oath, the Scout Promise, or the ideals of Scouting is considered inappropriate attire.
  • If a Scout has earned 6 or more merit badges, badges must be attached to sash and worn over the shoulder.
  • No open toed shoes allowed.