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Marines continue to struggle to find matching blouses and trousers at Marine Corps Exchanges. The problem, which primarily affects desert Marine Corps Combat Utility Uniforms, has led some Marines to visit several exchanges, hoping to find a match.

They are seldom successful. The problem is global, according to exchange officials.

“Shading concerns over the MCCUU occur at all commands,” said Anita Roberson, the branch head for merchandising for Semper Fit and the Exchange Services Division.

Complaints have been rolling in since 2009. One Marine Corps Times reader, an East Coast logistician, wrote that he was unable to assemble an acceptable uniform after visiting three installations including Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Ga., Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, S.C.

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