Ration book, June, 1943, Issue.

Accession Number RC02325
Collection type Published Collection
Measurement Overall: 14 x 9 cm
Object type Souvenir
Location Main Bld: World War 2 Gallery: Gallery 2: Aus Threat
Maker A J Cumming, Government Printer
Commonwealth of Australia
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Commonwealth of Australia copyright

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Commonwealth of Australia ration book. No. V B 990021. 'SPECIMEN' is stamped on all pages. On inside cover is printed instruction on 'How to use your ration book'. The book contains pages of coupons for clothing, tea, sugar and food. The back cover is covered in rationing slogans such as 'Rationing means FAIR SHARING !' and 'PLAN your Purchases, and COUNT YOUR COUPONS !'