• What are ration packs
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    What are ration packs?

    You have probably heard about MREs or meals ready to eat, but what are ration packs? In short, they are the MREs used by the Australian Defence Force. Under the technical name of Combat Ration One Man (CR1M), Australian ration packs are designed to fuel a soldier for 24 hours. What’s in a ration pack? Contents Each pack contains: 2 main meals 1 soup 1 pouch tuna or fruit in syrup 1 beef steak bar 1 cereal bar 1 all fruit bar 1 tub jam 1 pack candies 1 isotonic drink 1 cake The exact items depend on which of the 8 available menus, labelled A-H, you get. The menus…