DACOWITS History of Recommendations - Fall Conference 1990


1. Women in Army Field Artillery
DACOWITS recommends that the Secretary of the Army keep Field Artillery open to women and that opportunities be expanded by reopening LANCE firing batteries and opening Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (MLRS) at the Corps level.

2. Assignments for Women Marines for Security Guards (MSG) in Eastern Block Countries
DACOWITS recommends the Marine Corps open Eastern Block countries for assignment of women Marine Security Guards (MSG's).

3. DoD task force on women's uniforms
DACOWITS recommends that the DoD ESTABLISH A Task Force on Servicewomen's Uniforms. The purpose of the Task Force is to find solutions to such problems as: quality, style, cost, fit, availability, manufacturing, quality control, congressional mandated constraints, current decision-making processes, standardization possibilities, validity of inputs, and any other issues that may impact on Servicewomen's uniforms.

Chair: Ms. Meredith Neizer