The BSA Centennial Uniform
became standard in August, 2008. The uniform is being promoted as more versatile and wearable in the field instead of just for meetings.
for details. Troop 116 provides the troop neckerchief and unit numbers.
Placement of insignia on the uniform is important. The Uniform Inspection Sheet has more specific insignia placement guides. Here are helpful layout images for Left Pocket and Right Pocket. There is also a Male & Female Leader Uniform Inspection Sheet.
The Scouting program in America has always included uniforms for its members and volunteers to identify members and show they are part of the Boy Scouts of America. Scouts and leaders should wear their uniforms to all patrol meetings, troop meetings, and scout outings.
The tan and green Boy Scout uniform is a well-known symbol of American scouting. All scouts in the program wear the same uniform with the major differences being the badges each scout has earned and the troop specific neckerchief.
The official dress uniform is commonly refered to as the 'Class A' uniform.
Troop 116 also has an activity uniform, refered to as 'Class B' which is a t-shirt customized just for the troop. Activity uniforms are worn for work projects, sporting activities, and other events in which the dress uniform might get damaged.