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Bread Tin, Canteen and Belt
Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Artifacts, Primary Sources
Date Posted: 1/20/2011
The bread tin was designed to keep the doughboy's ration of hard bread dry; earlier bread rations were packaged in cardboard containers which became soggy and ruined the contents.