Détails
IMAGE ID
NAM2975442
Titre
A compo ration dump and men carrying more supplies to it, March 1943 (lantern slide)
Lieu de conservation
National Army Museum, London
Technique
lantern slide
Date
1943 (C20th)
Description
From a collection of British official war photographs relating to the 78th Division that were given to the 78th Division Battleaxe Club, who then developed slides of them. Associated with World War Two, North Africa (1940-1943). Composite Rations, also known as the 14-Man Ration, were used to feed troops in the period between the issue of the individual 24 hour ration and the establishment of field kitchens for various units. The ‘compo’ ration came in a wooden crate and contained tinned and packaged food.
Crédit Photo
Bridgeman Images
Mot(s)-clé
soldier / men / ration dump / 78th division / box / composite rations / crates / supplies / world war ii / carrying / male / world war two / soldiers / rations / crate / second world war / boxes / ww2 / wwii
Disponibilité
Taille (pixels) Taille en 300 dpi Taille du fichier (MB)
Grand 4168 × 4182 px 353 × 354 mm 3.2 MB
Moyen 1021 × 1024 px 86 × 87 mm 0.7 MB
Petit 598 × 600 px 51 × 51 mm 0.3 MB

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