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File Download US Army Field Mess Gear

Discussion in 'Survival Reading Room' started by chelloveck, Jun 21, 2014.

  1. chelloveck

    chelloveck Shining the light on a truthier truth!

    The link below is to a .pdf article about the history of US Army field mess gear. Interesting reading with plenty of illustrations. For history buffs, re-enactors and former service personnel wishing to indulge in a little nostalgia for times good and not so good, back in the day.

  2. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

    I love this kit! Even though I use a stainless pan sometimes, I still prefer this mess set over anything else.
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  3. Grand58742

    Grand58742 Monkey+++

    A bacon can...that's where we've been wrong over all these years. You stop issuing bacon to troops and life just goes downhill.
  4. whynot

    whynot Monkey++

    Interesting read thanks for posting.
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