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mess tin

nEss- or Kochgeschirr nt
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Just outside our tent are some of his gun positions, heaps of unused shells, some with fuses attached ready to fire, thousands of hand grenades, hundreds of picks and shovels, German tin helmets, rifles, bayonets, mess tins, every kind of war implement but very little personal things as our Tommies were of course here before us.
Just outside our tent are some of his gun positions, heaps of unused shells, some with fuses attached ready to fire, thousands of hand grenades, hundA-reds of picks and shovels, German tin helmets, rifles, bayonets, mess tins, every kind of war implement but very little personal things as our Tommies were of course here before us.
These small insignificant bits of history kicked in memories that had laid dormant for years, a button stick, any old sweat will recoil in horror remembering how and why they were used, and a set of mess tins dated 1945, and inside a knife fork and spoon set clipped together, again dated 1945.
A former male trainee described how he "witnessed female recruits being made to run naked wearing beret and mess tins around parade square".
He was dismayed when they lined up at the cookhouse with mess tins expecting an early meal."
For dinner | Make like a celeb in the jungle with this kit - all you need to dine in the great outdoors: 2 mess tins, compact cutlery set, compact stove and 12 fuel tablets.
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At the outbreak of the First World War in 1914, women found themselves working in the city's munitions factories producing ri"e ammunition, shells, bombs and thousands of metal mess tins.
In my day, we went after the "opposition" carrying a rifle and bayonet, water bottle, canvas bandolier with 50 rounds of ammunition and small pack containing washing and shaving kit, towel, "eating irons" and mess tins.
During an archaeological dig, Red Cross tins, old letters, photographs of their time as prisoners of war (PoWs), uniform buttons and mess tins were found at the Whitewater Camp in Manitoba, Canada, where 500 Wehrmacht soldiers were held after their defeat by the British in the western desert in November 1942.