Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration, MK.II

Air Ministry Emergency Flying Ration, MK.II

Code: S21011


W: 8.5cm (3.3")H: 2.6cm (1")L: 11cm (4.3")


Stores reference 27P/7.  Approximately 11 x 8.5 x 2.6cm.  Gilt metal box - similar in size/shape to an old tobacco tin.  Printed with war department broad arrow on the lid and with a list of contents on the base.  Originally held Barley Sugar sweets, Chewing Gum, Malted Milk  and Energy Tablets.  The inside of the lid is printed with instructions for use.  The tin has light surface corrosion, very minor dents and is in good to very good used condition overall.  These rations were officially issued as part of the dinghy survival kit but saw wider distribution in survival packs etc.  Empty.  Stock code S21011.