U.S. Marine Corps Dictionary

Sam Browne

A leather duty belt worn by commissioned and warrant officers, consisting of a belt around the waist with a second belt running from left hip over the right shoulder back to the left hip. I t would give added support for the wearing of a sword. Worn only for special occasions such as parades and formal events.

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