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Implement, Opener

From the Collection of Frankston RSL Sub Branch 183 Cranbourne Road Frankston Victoria

Description
A clear plastic pack containing two implements which are a combination can opener, bottle opener and measuring spoon. These implements were included with standard field ration packs and are made of plated metal featuring a small hinged cutter attached to the main body.
These were commonly called a Field Ration Opening Device (FRED) by defence personnel.
Size
22mmW x 90mm L (overall)
Object Registration
00438
When Made
1998, 2003
Inscriptions & Markings
The body is stamped with the standard Department of Defence symbol: "/|\" .
Last updated
9 Nov 2014 at 1:06PM