BFG/BAOR/RAFG Locations

www.baor-locations.org
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log in  
Latest topics
» Closing Down - Final Curtain and Lights Out
Yesterday at 23:15 by Pborn4

» BFG Drawdown letter Nov 2011
Yesterday at 22:46 by Pborn4

» BMH Re-visited
Yesterday at 22:32 by Pborn4

» Looking for pictures/info on BMH Rinteln
Yesterday at 22:29 by Pborn4

» 1947 Britannia shield cross country 5 mile
Yesterday at 21:11 by Pborn4

» Memories of Trenchard Barracks, Celle
16/11/2017, 19:19 by numnuts001

» Eckernfoerde
16/11/2017, 12:24 by alan8376

» B.A.O.R 5
15/11/2017, 19:57 by Norman

» 1947 FIRST ALLIED CROSS-COUNTRY 12 APRIL IN HANNOVER
14/11/2017, 14:21 by Pborn4

» BFN (BFBS)
14/11/2017, 09:31 by Chemist

» Sennelager?
12/11/2017, 15:49 by Norman

» Barker Bks, (prev. Panzer Viking!) Driburgerstr, Paderborn
12/11/2017, 13:37 by Pborn4

» 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards
12/11/2017, 13:35 by Pborn4

» 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards
12/11/2017, 13:33 by Pborn4

» Blankenese
10/11/2017, 20:14 by Norman

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
Who is online?
In total there are 28 users online :: 1 Registered, 0 Hidden and 27 Guests :: 1 Bot

alan8376

Most users ever online was 144 on 31/12/2014, 23:57
November 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   
CalendarCalendar
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search

Share | 
 

 Food & Compo

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
AuthorMessage
jimsigs1
Let Gen
Let Gen
avatar

Number of posts : 1298
Age : 83
Localisation : West of England
Cap Badge : Royal Signals
Places Served : Harrogate 1949-52. HQ BAOR Sig Regt 1952-54, Korea 1954-55, Egypt 1955, Cyprus 1955-57, HMS Santon 1957, UK 7th Hussars 1957-59, 1st Gds Bde 1959-60, 201 Signal Sqn 1960-62, 206 Sig Sqn 1962-63, 7 Sig Regt 1963-66, 249 Sig Sqn 1966-68, 11 Sig Regt 1968-72. Retired 1972
Registration date : 2010-02-22

PostSubject: Re: Food & Compo   13/2/2014, 19:29

Gingerjim,
One egg per week - what memories. Lived up in North Wales for about a year 1944/5 and the locals had never heard of the phrase 'one egg per week'. You could make your self sick on eggs then so I suppose the country folk and farmers did well during the war regarding rationing. They even made their own fudge etc.
jimsigs
Back to top Go down
View user profile
"john boy"
Maj Gen
Maj Gen
avatar

Number of posts : 939
Age : 55
Localisation : shrewsbury
Cap Badge : acc
Places Served : aldershot/albermarle bks ouston-father LI- gib- berlin NI- lemgo- colchester- shrewsbury-tidworth left82
Registration date : 2010-12-30

PostSubject: Re: Food & Compo   16/2/2014, 20:30

jimsigs1 wrote:
Can't remember there being too many eggs around in my time at Harrogate or indeed BAOR - soft boiled or any other way of dealing with them.
But I do remember another type of egg as a lad growing up during the war :




My late Mum did wonders with these. Wonder how the Army Concrete Company would have dealt with these. !!

Jimsigs

We would have boiled them what else lol! 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
jimsigs1
Let Gen
Let Gen
avatar

Number of posts : 1298
Age : 83
Localisation : West of England
Cap Badge : Royal Signals
Places Served : Harrogate 1949-52. HQ BAOR Sig Regt 1952-54, Korea 1954-55, Egypt 1955, Cyprus 1955-57, HMS Santon 1957, UK 7th Hussars 1957-59, 1st Gds Bde 1959-60, 201 Signal Sqn 1960-62, 206 Sig Sqn 1962-63, 7 Sig Regt 1963-66, 249 Sig Sqn 1966-68, 11 Sig Regt 1968-72. Retired 1972
Registration date : 2010-02-22

PostSubject: Re: Food & Compo   16/2/2014, 21:27

Silly me, I should have known from experience what ACC would do !!!
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Food & Compo   

Back to top Go down
 
Food & Compo
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 6 of 6Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
 Similar topics
-
» Food & Compo
» Being wasteful with the Food for fast breaking.
» Food Tampering
» Eating food alone at home .
» Reoccuring Dream of "Food"

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BFG/BAOR/RAFG Locations :: General-
Jump to: