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British Army Tea Ration Tin

The need to have a restoring drink in the field has led to many national idiosyncrasies in essential equipment provided to soldiers- the French and Italians had military issue coffee grinders, the US Army ensured its GIs could always have a Coca Cola and of course the British Army did its best to ensure there was always facilities for its soldiers to have a hot cup of tea. 275 more words

British Army

1980s/90s GS Ration Pack

Over the weekend I was lucky enough to receive a massive collection of 1980s British Army kit from a good friend of mine, Andy Dixon, who is downsizing his collection. 181 more words

British Army

HFK -Preparation for the New Year

After weeks of tie-dying shirts, making dream catchers and beading necklaces, the Food and Fun Fair finally dawned on Saturday, the 2nd of April. The fair was cheerful and bustling from the start, and it took me a moment to take in the colorful stalls and find the one that was labelled ‘Hope For Kids’. 441 more words


Rationing means a fair share for all of us. (Poster)

Rationing means a fair share for all of us.
American War Posters
Roese, Herbert.
United States. Office of Price Administration.
United States. Government Printing Office. 176 more words