Food Ration Book; 1942
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Food Ration Book; 1942

Ministry of Food

© Museum of London

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Ministry of Food Ration Book issued to Maud Alice Golding.
The Second World War saw the disappearance from the shops of all but the necessities.
Rationing of food and clothing was extensive.
Rationing began on 8 January 1940. Each person was allowed a specific amount of basic foods.




1942 AD - 1943 AD

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