Vintage 1986 US MRE Brown Bags

USA combat rations - MREmountain

These are RARE vintage 1986 1st generation USA MREs. One of the first freeze dried entrees ever offered in any MRE. 

See photos for menus

MRE Menus I (1981) – MRE V (1985)

FD = freeze dried
TS = thermostabilized

Menu 1 Menu 2 Menu 3 Menu 4
Pork Pattie FD 1.2 oz
Applesauce TS
Cookie, Choc Cvd
Cheese spread
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt D
Ham & Chicken Loaf TS 5 oz
Fruit FD
Pineapple Nut Cake
Peanut Butter
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Beef Pattie FD 1.2 oz
Beans TS 5 oz
Brownie, Choc Cvd
Cheese spread
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt B
Beef Slices in BBQ Sauce TS 5 oz
Fruit FD
Cookie Choc Cvd
Peanut Butter
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt C
Menu 5 Menu 6 Menu 7 Menu 8
Beef Stew TS 5 oz
Fruit FD
Cherry Nut Cake
Peanut Butter
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Frankfurters TS 4 oz
Beans TS 5 oz
Jelly
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt E
Diced Turkey with Gravy TS 5 oz
Potato Pattie FD
Maple Nut Cake
Jelly
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Diced Beef with Gravy TS 5 oz
Beans TS 5 oz
Brownie, Choc Cvd
Cheese spread
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Menu 9 Menu 10 Menu 11 Menu 12
Chicken Ala King TS 5 oz
Fruit Cake
Cheese spread
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Meatballs & BBQ Sauce TS 5oz
Potato Pattie FD
Chocolate Nut Cake
Jelly
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Ham Slice TS 4.3 oz
Fruit FD
Orange Nut Cake
Cheese spread
Crackers
Cocoa
Spoon
Acc Pkt A
Ground Beef w/ Spiced Sauce TS 5 oz
Fruit FD
Cookie, Choc Cvd
Peanut Butter
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt C
Menu 12B
Acc Pkt A Acc Pkt B Acc Pkt C Acc Pkt D Acc Pkt E
coffee
cream sub
sugar
salt
gum
matches
tissue
coffee
cream sub
sugar
salt
gum
matches
tissue
candy*
soup/gravy
coffee
cream sub
sugar
salt
gum
matches
tissue
candy*
coffee
cream sub
sugar
salt
gum
matches
tissue
ketchup
coffee
cream sub
sugar
salt
gum
matches
tissue
candy*
ketchup
Chicken Loaf TS 5 oz
Fruit FD
Cookie, Choc Cvd
Peanut Butter
Crackers
Spoon
Acc Pkt C

*Candy
vanilla caramels
choc toffee bar
choc fudge bar
vanilla fudge bar
starch jelly