Historical information

Item issued as part of a soldiers kit and equipment, used for cooking, washing and shaving. In Army Q Store language these were, “Cups canteen steel”

Physical description

Mug, stainless steel, kidney shape with fold out wrap around handle, numbers and details are stamped on handle.

Inscriptions & markings

On handle, “8465 - 50 - 242 - 7843 - 1968”, Stokes V Melb”