K ration, breakfast unit (empty box)

K ration, breakfast unit (empty box)

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This is the first type K ration box with only the nomenclature 'U.S. Army Field Ration K with type of unit, late 1942. production. It was produced by The Cracker Jack Co. The inner box is the rare telescoping type IV, basically a cardboard tray in a cardboard sleeve (no end flaps) which is wrapped in waxed paper. This was placed in the outer box. During production all the components were placed in the tray. This type of ration box is very hard to find and missing from most collections.

Very good condition.

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€ 160.00

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