New Mexico Wing 
Civil Air Patrol
Summer Encampment 2018
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Encampment 2018 Supply List
Note: ASSUME we will NOT have laundry facilities. So if you 
think you will need any extra "anything" that is on this list, bring it.

Uniforms
Male/Female – BDU/ABU
____ BDU/ABU Shirt with name/CAP tape
____ BDU/ABU Pants
____ Crew neck t-shirts 
(BDU = Black  OR ABU = Sand/Beige) 
____ BDU/ABU cover
____ BDU/ABU belt
____ Appropriate boot socks (for the week)
____ BLACK Combat boots and blousers or hair bands
____ All accoutrements

Male/Female - Blues
** NEW ITEM: Hanging Clothing bag/or large black bag
____ Blues uniform shirt with CAP name tag
(short sleeve preferred)
____ Blues uniform pants (option: skirt for
females)
____ Blues uniform Flight Cap
____ Blues uniform belt
____ Blues uniform shoes (and shoe shine kit)
____ All accoutrements

Physical Fitness Gear
____ Cross trainer/running shoes
____ Black socks and boot socks–enough pairs
for entire stay
____ 2-3 pair BLACK PT shorts (pants/shorts)
____ 3-4 BLACK T-shirts (NO LOGOS)
____ BLACK Sweat pants/shirt (1 sets)

Personal Toiletry Items
*** NEW ITEM: Shower bag to carry
toiletries and change of clothes
*** Swim Suit for communal showers at Base Gym
____ Underwear for entire stay
____ Water supply (camel back/canteen)
____ Sunscreen AND lip balm/chapstick
____ Bath soap (non-scented preferred)
____ Tooth brush AND toothpaste
____ Shaving kit (If needed)
____ Deodorant (non-aerosol)
____ Foot powder
____ Hair shampoo/conditioner in small bottles
____ Comb/brush
____ Laundry bag (for dirty items, we do not have laundry 
facilities)
____ Supply of feminine hygiene items (Just in case)
____ 3 bath towels
____ 4 washcloths
____ 3 hand or sweat towel
____ Shower shoes
____ Optional: PJs/Sweats or long t-shirts for
Sleeping






FOR FEMALES W/LONG HAIR ONLY
____ HAIR GEL AND HAIRSPRAY and bobby
pins and hair bands, quick bun maker

General Items
____ Supply of prescription medications
____ Sleeping bag & pillow, bring an extra blanket
____ CAP membership card (required)
____ Spiral Notebook, pencils, pens
____ Thick style” mole skin (pre-cut for
large blister)
____ Ace Bandage (EVERYONE!)
____ (Optional) Cameras (not cell phone!!)

NOTE: Suitcase/duffle bag must fit under a military style
cot.

BALL CAPS:  All Cadets will need a ball cap.  But DO NOT PURCHASE this item as the color will depend upon which flight they are assigned to. The Ball Caps will be purchased and issued during in-processing and the cost is part of the total fee.   

For our Medical Unit bring the following for
donation:
Band Aids, moleskin, (thank you)

For our LandNAV Course, you will need the following: 
Day Pack: webbed gear with these items
Notepad and pencil 
All CAP Identification, including 101 card
First Aid card, etc. 
Handkerchief or Tissues
Vest, reflective, orange 
Signal Mirror
Whistle
Pocket or utility-type knife, multipurpose with can opener. Swiss Army knives, Leatherman, or Gerber Tools are recommended. 
First Aid Kit, stored in zip-lock bag or other waterproof container, recommended that it consists of the following:
    2 Antiseptic cleansing pads
    Antiseptic ointment
    6 Band-Aids, various sizes
    Moleskin, 2” X 4”
    Roller bandage
    2 Safety pins, large
    4 gauze pads
    1 Triangular Bandage
    Tape, first aid
    Rubber surgical gloves (two pair minimum)
    Flagging Tape, 1 roll
Flashlight (with red or blue lens), with spare bulb and batteries
Spare flashlight (penlight will do) 
Kleenex
Work Gloves, leather
Interviewing Form(s), blank
4 Moist Towelettes, clean, in foil wrapper
Shelter Material, preferably 8’ X 10’ (spare military poncho meets the need)
Poncho
Compass Pouch, containing compass, lensatic or orienteering (orienteering preferred). Compass should have a “glow in the dark” dial.
Protractor -- for map work.
Pencil, with eraser (plus sharpener if not a mechanical pencil)
Alcohol Pens, fine tip, at least 2 colors (neither the color of your colored flashlight lens)
Alcohol swabs or a special alcohol pen eraser.
A straightedged ruler, at least 6” long (Some protractors may have a ruler as well)




Printable Equipment List
Just a tip from the Commander: It's not rocket science.  If it's not on this list I think of it as contra-band.  If I say the uniform is tan t-shirt, black shorts, and black socks, and I walk out on the field and see purple t-shirt and beige sweat pants, and orange socks, I am going to assume that someone seriously wanted to offend me!  Is that understood? Because that is not the definition of "Excellence in all we do" now is it? And I take that core value seriously.    -Lt Col Dilda