What did Hitler ration?
The rations in occupied countries were particularly strict as much of the food from occupied countries was sent to Germany. Some of the items which were rationed include bread, cheese, butter, margarine, oil, eggs, jam, meat, sugar, and canned goods, Some items were simply no longer available due to the Royal Navy embargo.
I feel that ration books were used so that the products in the ration shops could be distributed equally among the people in the area of the ration shop.The ration books were needed to keep a record that every household would get an equal amount of the commodity, from rice to cooking oil. In India the ration cards system which people have from a particular ration shop in the area still exists. People get about…
What might a World War 2 Ration Book 3 be worth with about all ration coupons inside Front cover attached to back?
The colour of a ration book was very important as it made sure you had the right amount and types of food needed for your health. There are three different colours. Buff coloured ration books were for most aduts. Green ration book were for pregnant women, nursing mothers and children under 5. Blue ration books were for children between the age of 5 and 16 years old.