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U.S. Army K-rations

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Item information

Title:
U.S. Army K-rations
Subjects:
Food
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
0013108
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from photograph: The Army's "K" ration, developed by the Quartermaster Corps to provide a complete meal in a compact package. A day's ration of three units weighs only a fraction more than 2 pounds and the food can be eaten without additional preparation September, 1943.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:


Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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