The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

Object Record

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Title First Issue Food Ration
Description Cylindrical tin tube with small tab around middle - stamped with "100" by tab around middle. Contained something inside (unopened). Was a food ration container carried by Canadian Troops in the Boer War, South Africa.
Catalog Number 02157
Object Name Tin
Material Tin/Metal
Year Range from 1899
Year Range to 1901
Dimensions H-14 Dia-5 cm
Search Terms South African War
Condition Good
Condition Notes Some ware and tear, but in stable condition. Label missing.
Event South African War