More Illustrations of War Ration Books

Here are illustrations from two ration books issued during the Second World War.

The back cover of the books had instructions and patriotic messages. Here are those from the second ration book. Instructions on the others were fairly similar.

Back Cover or war ration book ii

Both of these illustrations were scanned in from actual ration books at slightly larger than actual size so that the print would be legible.

For a much more complete look at rationing items, see the pages starting at


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