Menu, airmen's mess : R.A.F. Station, Cranage, 'Xmas day, 1942.
- Cranage [England] : [Royal Air Force], 1942.
- Physical Description:
- 1 menu ; 19 x 13 cm
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- The reverse bears 20 signatures, in graphite or pen and ink, presumably of attendees of the Christmas dinner.
Christmas-day menu at the R.A.F. Station, Cranage, completed in typescript.
The five courses comprise: "Tomato soup. Roast turkey and stuffing, roast potatoes, roast sausage, brussel sprouts, creme parsnips. Christmas pudding, brandy sauce. Biscuits and cheese. Beer, cigarettes, minerals."
- Subject Terms:
- Beverages -- Great Britain.Dinners and dining -- Great Britain.Food -- Great Britain.Great Britain. Royal Air Force.Operational rations (Military supplies) -- Great Britain.Soldiers -- Nutrition -- Great Britain -- 20th century.World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain.
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