Accession Number : ADA127795


Title :   Operational Rations Current and Future of the Department of Defense


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : ARMY NATICK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER MA


Personal Author(s) : Meyer, A I ; Klicka, M V


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a127795.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 48


Abstract : The operational rations that are now available to meet United States Military Service needs and those presently under development are categorized as: General Operational Rations, Special Operational Subsistence, Survival Subsistence, and Furture Feeding Concepts. Each ration is briefly described and where applicable typical menus are included. A historical summary outlines past rations in terms of their functions, contributions, and relationships to present and future rations.


Descriptors :   *MEALS , *MENU , *MILITARY RATIONS , ARCTIC REGIONS , FEEDING , HISTORY , PACKAGING


Subject Categories : Food, Food Service and Nutrition


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE