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Original U.S. Korean War 1953 Dated Aluminum Mermite Hot Cold Insulated Food Container with First Aid Supplies

Item Description

Original Item: Only One Available. These are known as Mermite Tactical Military Coolers that first began production in the 1950s and were manufactured and used through the 1990s. It consists of an insulated outer shell and three internal containers.

The internal containers are offered in good to very condition with a capacity of 1.5 gallons of food per container. Therefore, all three containers can hold 4.5 gallons. Inside one of the containers is a variety of first aid supplies, mostly bandages. Please consult photographs for further details.

Highly insulated unit is made for military use in order to keep food or fluids hot or cold, it's a very effect system and can keep ice frozen for days. The outer container itself measures 20 1/2"W x 15 3/4"H x9 3/4"D.  It is maker marked on the side by LANDERS, FRARY & CLARK over a 1953 production date. The individual containers are all dated 1953 as well.

Government contract stock number: DLA-400-89-c-5072

Remove the internal containers and you have a 24 can Aluminum Tactical Ice Chest Cooler. Shows wear but fully intact and 100% functional.

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